Dr. Paul Mackoul, MD

Dr. Paul Mackoul, MD

Gynecologic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(151)
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Dr. Paul Mackoul, MD is a gynecologic surgery doctor who practices in Rockville, MD. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.Read his story

3206 Tower Oaks Blvd Ste 200

Rockville, MD 20852

Contact Information

(888) 787-4379

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • CareFirst BlueChoice, Inc.
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hysteroscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Mackoul's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mackoul "Dr. Paul MacKoul, MD is lead surgeon and director of The Center for Innovative GYN Care, board certified in Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology. He is also Director of Gynecologic Laparoscopy at Holy Cross Hospital, former Director of GYN Oncology at George Washington University Hospital and Washington Hospital Center as well as former faculty at George Washington University Hospital. Dr. Paul MacKoul MD completed his fellowship in gynecologic oncology at the University of North Carolina, and his residency in OB/GYN at the University of Maryland. He graduated from Medical School at Tufts University after completing a Master's degree at Vincent T. Lombardi Cancer Center at Georgetown University. Paul MacKoul is a specialist in the treatment of gynecological cancers as well as benign conditions such as fibroids, ovarian masses and endometriosis. Dr. MacKoul and Dr. Danilyants at CIGC developed innovative surgical techniques such as LAAM for minimally invasive myomectomy and DualPortGYN for minimally invasive hysterectomy and resection of endometriosis. Women recover in less than 2 weeks after LAAM surgery and in 1 week after DualPortGYN procedures, with less complications and pain. As a leader in the field of laparoscopy, Dr. MacKoul has presented at major national meetings and has been published in world-renowned medical journals. He is frequently sought as a medical expert on techniques for minimally invasive removal of non-cancerous, pre-cancerous, and cancerous tumors. He was named a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology Designated Surgeon in 2012. He has been named a Top Doctor multiple times by the Washingtonian Magazine as well as Northern Virginia Magazine. Women travel from across the country and around the world for CIGC's exclusive GYN procedures. You can learn about our travel program on our website. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Paul J. MacKoul, call 888-SURGERY or contact us online."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mackoul "Dedicated to the innovation of unparalleled laparoscopic GYN techniques that change women's lives. Dr. MacKoul's personalized approach to complex GYN conditions has patients back on their feet in days rather than weeks."
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Specialties

  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Gynecologic Oncology Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Adenomyosis
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Dysplasia
  • Endometrial Hyperplasia
  • Endometriosis
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Infertility
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pelvic Mass
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Stage 4 Endometriosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • Cystectomy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Oophorectomy
  • Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Prolapse Repair
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Resection of Pelvic Adhesion
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Urethral Sling
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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

2 Board Actions
  • Other (4/9/2015)
    Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Maryland
  • Other (6/3/2014)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Maryland

Education

  • Bachelor Of Science, The College Of The Holy Cross
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Master Of Science, Vincent T. Lombardi Cancer Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Maryland Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Gyn Oncology, University Of North Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mackoul's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mackoul to family and friends
4.5
based on 151 total reviews (21 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (151)

  • 5
    (130)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Mackoul's 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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

in St Augustine, FL |
I had a hysterectomy in Oct 2017 by Dr Mackoul. He is 100% a wonderful, skilled surgeon. I traveled by plane from another state based on reviews and I am so thankful that I did. He loves what he does, therefore he excels at his job.
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Wait time can be long, but it is so worth it. He’s busy and there’s a reason for that - he’s an excellent doctor.
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in Fort Worth |
Dr. Mackoul is a phenomenal physician and he has given me my life back! I suffered from multiple and large uterine fibroids for over 16 years. My previous GYN stated that I could only have an abdominal HYST to treat this condition due to the size of my uterus and location of the fibroids. This...more
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Brooklyn, NY |
I was looking for specialty care; particularly a minimally invasive treatment for my fibroid removal. I also split time between the US and Africa and needed a treatment that accommodated my travel schedule. Fertility was a major consideration for me as well and Dr. Mackoul was very keen on...more
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in Austin, TX |
I hope you don't find yourself needing a hysterectomy with ovary removal, but if you do, this is the doctor you want. Dr. MacKoul literally changed my life. I had my surgery in September for severe endometriosis plus uterine fibroids and adenomyosis (the last two were bonus finds in pathology). I...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Mackoul accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • CareFirst BlueChoice, Inc.
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Mackoul has admitting privileges

Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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