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Donald Colacchio, MD, FACS

4.6 out of 5 (83 Ratings)


Bariatric Surgery / General Surgery / Surgery

About Donald Colacchio

Dr. Colacchio is on staff at Tobey Hospital.

A graduate of Dartmouth Medical School, Dr. Colacchio completed a residency in General Surgery at Millard Filmore Hospital in Buffalo, N.Y., where he served as chief resident. He also did a fellowship in Surgical Research at Roswell Park Memorial Institute in Buffalo.

He has served as a staff surgeon at a number of military hospitals in the Army and most recently was a staff surgeon at Parkland Medical Center in New Hampshire.

He has extensive training and expertise in laparoscopic general surgery and is board certified in general surgery.


Donald practices at the following locations:

Southcoast Physicians Group General Surgery

100 Rosebrook Way Center for Weight loss
Wareham, MA 02571

P: 508-273-4900

Get Directions 41.775491 -70.73149790000002

Southcoast Physicians Group General Surgery

300 Hanover Street Suite 1F
Fall River, MA 02720

P: 508-973-1850

Get Directions 41.7088423 -71.14465769999998

Southcoast Physicians Group General Surgery

100 Independence Drive Suite 6
Hyannis, MA 02601

P: 508-273-1940

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Insurances Accepted

Southcoast accepts most major insurance plans. Call the Southcoast patient registration department at 844-297-2952 or your health plan with any questions regarding coverage.

Provider Ratings

Rating Willingness to recommend provider’s office Overall Provider Experience Courtesy and Respect of Staff

Patient Comments (14)

At Southcoast Health, we strive to deliver exceptional patient care along with an exceptional patient experience. We appreciate all of your feedback and share your comments to recognize the wonderful care our teams provide to you as well as identify areas for improvement.

  • This was a first time visit. The staff was courteous, kind and helpful.

  • I am so happy to be a patient. Everyone was very nice. The checkout receptionist was extremely helpful and took time to make all my future appointments. Thank you so much

  • PromptEfficient

  • Dr listened and examined the site and told me how to take care of the issue.

  • Honestly, you all were wonderful and caring, from initial scheduling, office and medical staff and caring and compassionate doctor. 10 out of 10! Thank you!

  • Unfortunately the wait in the exam room was exceptionally long. When your not feeling well and extremely uncomfortable the long wait is unfortunate. ??

  • Dr. was dismissive.

  • My doctor always makes me feel like a person and not just a number

  • Everyone was nice

  • clone dr colacchio, he is the best

  • The issue was taken care of on the same day, which was a big kind of fact compared to what I was going through. So I really appreciate that. I was taken care of in the same day said it being continued to another day.

  • The appointment was on time, all staff kind the Dr. very thorough and attentive.

  • I was rushed in for surgery and didn’t know the doctor until now. I was very happy with the outcome and would definitely consider having him as a surgeon for any other matters. I will definitely highly recommend him.

  • I was a new patient to the practice. Everyone was polite and helpful. I felt that the extra steps taken to prevent Covid - distancing, extra questions etc put my mind at ease and did not delay the appointment. The doctor, nurse and office staff answered all the questions I had. The staff member at checkout was especially helpful.

  • Everything was great !

  • I was able to be seen the day I needed

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