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Surgical Specialists at MetroWest Medical Center

Overview

The new Tufts Medical Center Surgical Specialists at MetroWest Medical Center clinic offers surgical consultations and procedures right in Framingham, MA, providing area patients with quick and easy access to some of the country’s top surgeons. 

Located at MetroWest’s Medical Arts Building at 85 Lincoln Street in Framingham, the new practice is staffed by a team of Tufts Medical Center’s skilled surgeons, who are experts in the latest surgical technologies and techniques in colon and rectal surgery, surgical oncology, urologic surgery and general surgery. The surgeons also work side-by-side with the outstanding anesthesiologists at MetroWest Medical Center, to provide patients with the best possible outcomes. The practice is open and accepting new patients for clinics.

The surgical specialties currently onsite include:

  • Urology - treatment for urologic cancers, kidney disease, kidney stones, benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate), female urology, incontinence, sexual dysfunction, infertility and reconstruction

  • Breast Health - the full spectrum of services for benign and malignant breast conditions

  • General Surgery - routine procedures for hernias, gallbladder disease and disorders of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands, as well as surgical care for emergency conditions, including appendicitis and bowel obstruction

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery - the latest minimally invasive procedures for colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticular disease, anorectal disorders and physiological disorders of the colon and rectum

Doctors + Care Team

Gennaro A. Carpinito, MD, FACS

Gennaro A. Carpinito, MD, FACS

Title(s): Urologist-in-Chief; Charles M. Whitney Professor and Chairman, Department of Urology, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Urology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6317

Uro-oncology with special interest in kidney, prostate and testicular cancers, general urology, minimally invasive urological surgeries, ablative and reconstructive laparoscopic urological surgeries, radical nephrectomy, nephroureterectomy, partial nephrectomy, adrenalectomy, radical prostatectomy, lymphadenectomy, pyeloplasty, nephro- and ureterolithotomy for large and/or difficult-to-treat stones, minimally invasive endoscopic procedures and ESWL (extra corporeal shock wave lithotripsy), renal transplantation, urologic trauma

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Roger Graham, MD

Roger Graham, MD

Title(s): Chief, Division of General Surgery; Chief, Surgical Oncology; Director, Breast Health Center; Surgeon; Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-8270

General surgery, surgical oncology, thyroid surgery, breast cancer

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Martin D. Goodman, MD

Martin D. Goodman, MD

Title(s): Surgeon; Director, Peritoneal Surface Malignancy Program; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-9248

General surgery, advanced abdominal tumors, peritoneal surface malignancies, hepatobiliary/pancreatic/colorectal minimally invasive surgical oncology

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Nelya Melnitchouk, MD

Nelya Melnitchouk, MD

Title(s): Colorectal Surgeon; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6190

Rectal and colon cancer and polyps, sphincter preservation, laparoscopic and robotic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, anorectal disorders

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Janice Rothschild, MD

Janice Rothschild, MD

Title(s): Surgeon; Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5587

General surgery, pancreatobiliary surgery, minimally invasive surgery/laparoscopy, endoscopy, gastrointestinal surgery, breast surgery

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James Yoo, MD

James Yoo, MD

Title(s): Chief, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6190

Minimally invasive surgery, colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

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Contact Us

Tufts Medical Center Surgical Specialists at MetroWest Medical Center
85 Lincoln St., 4th Floor
Framingham, MA 01702

Phone: 508-250-0670

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