Dr. Richard Hodin, MD

Dr. Richard Hodin, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Richard Hodin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

15 Parkman St # 460

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 724-6980

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
high
more than 83% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 77% of peers
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Hodin'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

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

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hodin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hodin's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hodin to family and friends
21 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hodin'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 (6)

I cannot say enough about Dr. . Hodin. I was given a very different prognosis by another doctor at another institution. I went to Dr. Hodin for a second opinion, and I am so happy I did. He is very informative, caring and a truly wonderful surgeon. I am two weeks post op from colon surgery, I...more
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I would recommend Dr. Hodin to anyone needing surgery. I had multiple procedures performed by Dr. Hodin and had great outcomes in each. He is honest, straightforward, very responsive and most importantly a very good and caring doctor.
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One of the best surgeons you could ever hope to meet! You are a lucky person if you have him on your team!
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I recently had thyroid surgery with Dr Hodin. His caring, relaxed demeanor, made the experience much easier.I found him to be very informative, listening to ALL my questions, never feeling rushed, and explaining it in terms I could understand, The clinical staff was great as well. I also give a big...more
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Dr. Hodin performed an emergency operation on me. I am grateful that he was on call that weekend. In the days following he came to check on me each day and answered all of my questions. A++++++
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