Dr. William Cobb, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism •  Male • Age 75
  
Dr. Cobb
Telehealth services available

William E Cobb MD

100 Highland St Ste 209 Milton, MA 02186

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(617) 698-8184

Dr. William Cobb, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Milton, MA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cobb has more experience with Diabetes and Thyroid Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine medical school in 1971. He is affiliated with medical facilities Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Milton and South Shore Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cobb to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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(617) 698-8184

Dr. Cobb accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Cobb

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Cobb treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Cobb treats other conditions, please contact the office at (617) 698-8184.

Diabetes

Diabetes specialists manage and treat a range of diabetes-related conditions including type 1 and type 2 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis through procedures such as continuous glucose monitoring and insulin therapy.Compare with other Diabetes specialists.

Dr. Cobb typically treats 81% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetes Type 1
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the thyroid gland, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid disease, and thyroid nodules.Compare with other Thyroid Disorders specialists.

Dr. Cobb typically treats 59% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Thyroid Disease
Hypothyroidism
Goiter
Thyroid Cyst
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Cobb's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Cobb's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cobb

4.9

Based on 124 ratings

5 Stars
95.16129032258064%
(118)
4 Stars
4.032258064516129%
(5)
3 Stars
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1 Star
0.8064516129032258%
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He listens! And emphasizes natural cures, healthy diet changes in addition to other approaches
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Apr 19, 2019
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Great experience. Staff friendly.
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Mar 23, 2019
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I have found Dr. Cobb to be very professional.
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Martha Getchell in Canton, MA – Feb 13, 2019
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Dr. Cobb is the most thorough, kind, and knowledgeable provider. Despite his extremely busy schedule, he never makes the visit feel rushed and it truly dedicated to providing the best possible care. It has been a privilege to be one of his patients.
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Feb 12, 2019
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Caring Doctor. Very Intelligent.
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Bruce in North Attleboro , MA – Feb 11, 2019
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Great physician
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DR RICHARD ROSENTHAL – Feb 08, 2019
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I am very pleased with the attentive and professional care I received and could not say enough great things about my experience with this practice.
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mej – Feb 05, 2019
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Great office visit Dr CobbCC has always been direct and supporative in our meetings. I have always felt that he cared about my well being. However he has always emphasized that my overall health was in my hands. He has said that to me for twenty years. I have finally listened to him and taken it to heart. He is a great doctor and good friend. Thanks Dr. C
What went well
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Aug 10, 2018
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I actally sae Shari
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Ann Watd in Quincy, MA – Jul 05, 2018
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Dr. Cobb takes time with his patients. You can ask your questions without feeling rushed.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Tammie Key in Randolph, MA – Jun 29, 2018
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I have been to many Dr s in my lifetime and by far Dr Cobb is the most thorough doctor I know. He is also very kind in his mannerisms.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Elaine Provenzano in Norwell – Jun 21, 2018
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Very professional and caring doctor I would recommend to anyone that they see dr Cobb before anyone else
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Cynthia Ferguson in East Walpole , MA – Jun 14, 2018
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I have been seeing Dr Cobb for almost 35 years and he is very kind, caring & knowledgeable. He always make me feel comfortable. My only complaint is with his staff. Sometime getting the staff to call meds into pharmacy.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jacqueline Adams Lydon in Quincy , MA – Jun 12, 2018
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Dr. Cobb is a very caring soul who always has the time to explain things in layman terms.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Peter Kmiec in MA – Jun 07, 2018
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My mother and sister are also patients.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Catherine Farrington in Lakeville, MA – Jun 07, 2018
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My last 4 visits have been with Shari Tomasstti she has been excellent in all respects
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Elliott Hurvitz in Abington MA – May 23, 2018
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I recommend Dr Cobb to everyone. He’s very know and patient. Have treated w him for almost 20 years. He is a keeper.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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May 01, 2018
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Dr Cobb is very kind and caring. His office staff compliment his loyalty to his patients, they are great! We love Dr Cobb!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Ronnie Fernandes in Siuth Weymouth, MA – May 01, 2018
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The best DR and staff ever
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Biography

Dr. William Cobb, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Milton, MA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr....Read more

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

U Conn Hlth Ctr
Residency Hospital
1978
Tufts New England Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1972
U Conn Hlth Ctr
Internship Hospital
1971
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Practice

William E Cobb MD100 Highland St Ste 209 Milton, MA 02186
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Milton

Milton, MA

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

South Shore Hospital

South Weymouth, MA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

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