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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 51

33 Staniford St Fl 2
Providence, RI 02905
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Dr. Palumbo's Experience

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Dr. Palumbo's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Palumbo Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)

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Hospital Quality

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Miriam Hospital
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
Roger Williams Medical Center
825 Chalkstone Avenue
Providence, RI 02908

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Gastroenterology
Providence Office
33 Staniford St Fl 2
Providence, RI 02905
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    Dr. Palumbo's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis C
    • Indigestion
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
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    • Pancreatitis
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Palumbo & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Palumbo's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Miriam Hospital

    • Roger Williams Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Palumbo

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palumbo to family and friends

    21 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    21 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    21 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Palumbo
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    21 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    21 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    21 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    21 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    University Gastroenterology
    Providence Office
    33 Staniford St Fl 2
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 421-8800 (Office)
    (401) 421-2492 (Fax)
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