Dr. Michael Watkins, MD

Dr. Michael Watkins, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Michael Watkins, MD is a general surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Harvard Med Sch in 1980 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

55 Fruit St # 440

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 726-6997

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Watkins performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 98% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Watkins's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Watkins does not have any board certifications listed.

37  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • U Rochester/Strong Meml
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Uniformed Svcs U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Watkins has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Watkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Watkins' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watkins to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Watkins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Watkins is such a kind compassionate and unbelievably dedicated physician! I had a non healing wound from hip surgery. I saw a vascular surgeon that kept puncturing with an applicator stick thru the wall of the wound into pockets draining hematomas/seroma. Over 4 months with him doing this it...more
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Ten years ago I was fortunate to meet with Dr. Watkins. At the time I was scheduled to have my leg amputated at a local hospital. Dr. Watkins asked me to give him a chance to save my leg. I did the hyperbaric chamber for 8 weeks and he's performed stent surgery on me. Dr. Watkins has guided me...more
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