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Ivan Urits, MD

4.6 out of 5 (210 Ratings)


Pain Medicine

About Ivan Urits

Raised in New York and New Jersey, Dr. Urits attended Boston College before earning his medical degree at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. After returning to the Boston Area, Dr. Urits completed both his residency in anesthesia and fellowship in interventional pain medicine through Harvard Medical School at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He has clinical interests in non-surgical minimally invasive procedures which treat low back pain, neck pain, knee pain, and shoulder pain. 

His philosophy of care is to recognize the patient as a whole, rather than just one diagnosis or injury. Dr. Urits acknowledges that pain is a whole-body experience and is concerned about his patients’ ability to function as well as their quality of life. He was inspired to become a physician as it allows him to form lasting relationships with his patients and empower them by helping them manage their pain and regain their quality of life.

Dr. Urits believes Southcoast Health is special due to a multidisciplinary approach by specialists that work together to listen to, evaluate, and treat patients. In doing this, they are passionate about practicing medicine that puts the patients first while constantly learning and using cutting-edge techniques to provide the best patient care possible.

Outside of work Dr. Urits works closely with medical students, residents, and clinical fellows on written projects and publications. He finds this extremely rewarding as it allows him to form close relationships with these students, provide mentorship, and often help them achieve their own medical goals. In his down time, Dr. Urits likes to focus on living an active lifestyle. Some of his hobbies include hiking and fishing.  


Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Physicians Group Pain Medicine

    100 Rosebrook Way
    Wareham, MA 02571

    P: 508-973-4974

    Get Directions 41.77422380000001 -70.73153839999998

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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.

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Patient Comments (55)

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  • Something went wrong and we had to communicate via audio. The video would not work.

  • Friendly and informative.

  • Dr. Urits is the best with listening to my concerns. Does not rush you , and is very patient and offers you his best advice. love this Doctor.

  • Dr. Was very curtious and did his job well. All my questions were answered that I could understand such a nice visit. Dr. Takes very good care of his patients.

  • Dr Urits is extremely knowledgeable. He listens .He really cares about my health.

  • Today was a unique experience I had a in office visit, but was changed when we got there due to malfunction with elevator no access to third floor because I'm in a wheelchair staff was able to change to telehealth call which took place in parking lot

  • I needed a little time to research the meds and what he was saying and it only lasted maybe 4 minutes. That was too quick.

  • The doctor, Dr. Urits is excellent. The staff ... the support staff is less supportive and at times not very considerate to timelines.

  • Got me taken care of in perfect timing

  • Very impressed with the provider's efficiency & sense of urgency to address my medical issues.

  • My Dr Urits is very nice, explains everything .And his nurse I believe her name is [Name] I don't know if she is a nurse or not., but she checks me in and she is just so friendly she is probably the nicest person I ever had at. A doctors office.

  • I'm always very happy with my experience when I get a appointment

  • Dr Urits was excellent. Best appt I've had in the 3 years seeking help. He actually listened to what I had to say and was direct and honest in his response and guidance. I wish I had seen him 3 years ago

  • Dr.Urtis and his staff are on the ball.always explaining different options.always taking care of my health needs.easy to talk to.overall excellent Doctor n Staff.keep up the good work

  • Great healthcare !

  • The only wheelchair available was the x-large. Auntie had to keep legs apart for the trip to the office and it was hard to fit the big chair into the exam room. Otherwise very nice visit and people.

  • They do everything well that's why I always love going there to explain everything to me about my life and my care I couldn't ask for anything better I love the place and the people

  • Great staff , seen quickly , Thank you all .

  • Dr. Urits was great and I will go back if I ever need him in the future

  • Visit on time. Dr. Addressed my problem and listened carefully to my concerns.

  • Very careing and smart

  • Doctor Urits was very pleasant and discussed my health issues in detail with me making me feel very confident in his care. The staff was great and the all around energy in the office is very palpable. I really liked this office

  • Everyone was very nice and helpful

  • Wasn't seen for 45 minutes past my appointment time

  • Keep up the good work best doctor ever

  • Always the best experience coming to Southcoast for my health. Thanks for the excellence you hold yourselves up to. Keep up the good work!!!!

  • No improvements nessary.

  • Dr. Urits is very busy it took two months to get in to see him. Once I got in to see him he was very helpful in getting me relief and look forward to seeing him going forward.

  • Dr. Uritz takes the time to make sure I understand what is going on with my current state.The staff is always professional & courteous.

  • visit was perfect

  • Very satisfied… y questions were answered . Dr Urits was very attentive and listened to my story.

  • No improvement necessary. The experience I had was awesome! Dr. Urits and his staff are friendly and personable!

  • Dr Urits is awesome, he is kind, intelligent and always takes his time explaining everything.

  • Be on time for telehealth

  • In office visit was professional, and receptionist explained everything expected for upcoming visit

  • I am happy with this provider. I like that I can use my chart to communicate.

  • People were friendly and helpful. Explained several additional procedures clearly.

  • I went there with back pain that I've had for monthsand after talking with Dr. Urits I felt relief was in sight.

  • The doctor is always on time talks to me as a person and cares how things are going always asks, if anything,

  • The staff and Dr Urits are fantastic. They are very helpful, concerned and super competent. Am so glad the Dr. Urits treats me and my disabled son. We could not ask for a better Doctor and Staff than what we have now.

  • This was the first time we had to wait for our provider to enter the room in a timely fashion.

  • They were very friendly and courteous

  • He really cares about my concerns

  • Dr. Uritz, it's always courteous, professional, and never judgmental!He really listens, and make sure that I understand everything completely!

  • Ivan was excellent as always

  • Everything. The people are good. The doctor is a professional. Everything is good. I love it.

  • Dr. Urits, his NP and every member of the staff were excellent.

  • Can never get an appointment on time and took me three weeks to finally get threw to office on phone!

  • Everything was explained to me! For the first time in a long time I felt understood, Dr Urits listened to my fears, understood my anxiety, and the pain I have been dealing with for many many years. He Look into all my records and then He explained all my option. His staff was also very kind. I would Highly recommend him as I have already done so. Sincerely, [Name]

  • Dr. Urits and his complete staff are exceptional all around. I wish other providers could be like them.

  • Dr. Urits is very patient and takes the time to listen to all of my concerns.He explains things so that I can unserstand what he is talking about...

  • He is very knowledgeable about my condition and health.

  • Well, the doctor ,the nurse did an outstanding beautiful job. Outstanding, beautiful job. I will recommend them to anyone.

  • Dr. Urits is very knowledgeable, friendly and kind. I would definitely recommend him to friends and family.

  • Provider was very understanding and compassionate and listened to my concerns

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