Dr. Thomas E. Read MD

Dr. Thomas Read is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Burlington, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery, General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 1988 - 1995

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

What are 30-day postoperative outcomes following splenic flexure mobilization during anterior resection?
Carlson, R. M.,Roberts, P. L.,Hall, J. F.,Marcello, P. W.,Schoetz, D. J.,Read, T. E.,Ricciardi, R.

Which Adverse Events are Associated with Mortality and Prolonged Length of Stay Following Colorectal Surgery?
Ricciardi, R.,Roberts, P. L.,Read, T. E.,Hall, J. F.,Marcello, P. W.,Schoetz, D. J.

Complications after rectal prolapse surgery: does approach matter?
Russell, M. M., Read, T. E., Roberts, P. L., Hall, J. F., Marcello, P. W., Schoetz, D. J., Ricciardi, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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