Dr. Philip Opalenski, MD

Dr. Philip Opalenski, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Philip Opalenski, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Cranston, RI and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Universita Degli Studi Di Roma La Sapienza (Facolta I), Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia I in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology.

725 Reservoir Ave Ste 205

Cranston, RI 02910

Contact Information

(401) 943-7222

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
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Opalenski'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Opalenski does not have any board certifications listed.

74  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (9/11/2013)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Rhode Island
0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Universita Degli Studi Di Roma La Sapienza (Facolta I), Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia I
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Caritas Carney Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Deaconess Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Opalenski has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Opalenski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Opalenski's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Opalenski to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Opalenski'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

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My mother was a healthy 69 yr old woman prior to a colonoscopy performed by Dr Opalenski in 2013. During the procedure, Opalenski perforated her colon. She was sent home and became septic. She spent has had multiple surgeries, many health complications, and at one point weighed only 60 lbs. It...more
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Dr Opalanski has helped me for over 20 years. He takes his time with you and truly wants to help you unlike alot of Dr's today he listens and then will help to try and find a solution. If there were more doctors like him the world would be a much better place.
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