Dr. Victor Pricolo, MD

Dr. Victor Pricolo, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Victor Pricolo, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in North Dartmouth, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Universita Degli Studi Di Milano, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia in 1981 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and surgery.

300 Faunce Corner Rd Bldg B

North Dartmouth, MA 02747

Contact Information

(508) 973-1020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Meritain Health
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
high
more than 81% of peers
Anal Prolapse
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Pricolo'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pricolo "As a Southcoast Health physician, I believe in patient-centered care. I am committed to partnering with you to deliver safe and compassionate care in a comfortable environment. I believe in listening to you and understanding your concerns, respecting your unique needs and delivering you the highest quality of care. I will work closely with you to create a personal care plan that meets your needs and utilizes the depth of my training and our resources here at Southcoast Health to effectively deliver high quality care. As a Southcoast Health physician, I commit to deliver you More than medicine."

2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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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

  • Universita Degli Studi Di Milano, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Institute Surgery Anat University Milan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Brown U/Ri Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pricolo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pricolo's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pricolo to family and friends
28 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Pricolo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (6)

I wish I could leave a 0 star review. I've never had such a bad experience. Dr. Pricolo gave me a colonoscopy with no anesthesia. He just told me to hold on to the nurse's hand and don't move an inch or else he'd have to start over. It was the worst experience of my life. The reason for him giving...more
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I would definetly recommend DR Pricolo he operated on me in 1994 for removal of my colon and i have not found a better Dr since he left Ri . I hope i can get back to him
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I had a routine colonoscopy. Ahead of the procedure he answered all my questions, in the operating room he was calm when talking to me and staff, and afterwards came by the recovery room for an update. (Staff instructions were thorough, good coordination with my primary care doctor, and the...more
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Dr. Pricolo is an Excellent doctor, he is very compassionate and very professional ! His brilliant knowledge is something I felt safe in choosing him as my doctor. I highly recommend him. Janette, Lincoln RI
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Very compassionate man with tremendous knowledge.
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