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Dr. Matthew Brackman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Brackman "Born and raised in the Boston area, Matthew R. Brackman, MD attended college at Tufts University, medical school at Boston University, and internship at the Boston Medical Center. He has published widely and presented at national and international scientific meetings in the fields of bariatric surgery, general surgery, and minimally invasive surgery. His specialty training was completed at the Washington Hospital Center and The Ohio State University Medical Center. In addition to surgery, Dr. Brackman plays an active role in the medical community as a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society, the American College of Surgeons, the Massachusetts Medical Tribunal, and other medical groups. Dr. Brackman was the first in New England to perform intragastric balloon for the treatment of Obesity, solidifying his role as a leader and pioneer in the field of obesity surgery."
This content was provided by Dr. Brackman "The patient always comes first with our practice. This is why the Massachusetts Insurance Commission ranked Matthew R. Brackman, MD as one of the highest quality and most efficient general surgeons in the State of Massachusetts. Data was accumulated over five years and included procedures such as bariatric surgery, in which Dr. Brackman was 30% more efficient than other surgeons. It also included emergency conditions like appendicitis in which he was 50% more efficient than other surgeons. For this reason, some health insurers will require you to pay a smaller copay when you visit our practice. They know you will get the highest quality care, without unnecessary testing or procedures."
I always pride myself on listening to patient complaints. There is no doubt that conditions that affect ones health or the health of one's loved ones produce some very stressful situations. Often, this stress is relieved by criticism. I will do my best to extract the true heart of the complaint and see how it might lead me to improve my service to you. I have a long career ahead of me, and no doubt there is
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