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Jonathan Martin, MD

4.8 out of 5 (231 Ratings)

Specialties:

Neurology

About Jonathan Martin

Dr. Martin joined Southcoast Health from the Neurology Center of New England, in Foxboro. He studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, after earning his bachelor’s at Haverford College.

He completed a medical residency at Rhode Island Hospital, where he then was a neurology resident. Following his residencies, he accepted a fellowship in motor physiology at Brown University. He also served as a clinical assistant professor of neurology at Brown.

Dr. Martin has practiced at Sturdy Memorial Hospital, where he was the founding physician and Medical Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Center. He also was on staff at the Morton Hospital and Medical Center.

He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers.

Jonathan speaks Portuguese

Locations

Jonathan practices at the following locations:

Southcoast Physicians Group Neurology

480 Hawthorn Street
Dartmouth, MA 02747

P: 508-973-9180

Get Directions 41.625282 -70.9559079

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
4.8
4.9
4.9
4.7

Patient Comments (58)

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.

  • Hi, my name is [Name] [Name] I'm a patient of Dr. Martin's. I love Dr. Martin, his office and staff is very courteous and timely. When they say they're gonna call, they're going to call. I had a teleconference with Dr. Martin and he is just wonderful. Sadly, I it doesn't take your office doesn't take my insurance. and I don't know what I'm going to do after this. But I've had them for many years. Dr. Martin you are wonderful, if anybody's listening. He is a very kind compassionate doctor and I just love him and I hope to have them for many years to come. Thank you.

  • This was my first appointment with Dr. Martin, and I can say without a doubt that he is the most kind, knowledgeable, and poised medical professional I’ve gotten to work with. He has wonderful “bedside” manner, attending to concerns during my appointment with care, while also providing me with information. He is incredibly thorough, explains things well, and encourages patients to be active in their treatment. I cannot commend him highly enough for his professionalism and devotion to the profession; I’d highly recommend him as a neurologist.

  • I spoke to the doctor by phone and it was erygood I did not mind at all

  • Dr. Martin is always thorough and very aware of my history. Very kind and shows interest and never rushes!

  • No improvement need

  • I tried several times to call into the office to confirm my appointment/return calls and was on hold for a lengthy period of time and eventually the system hinges up on me, then I left a message in a general mailbox, and when the staff called they said to me "we've called and left several messages and you haven't returned any of our calls". In times where you have an increase call volume you need to make adjustment and have more people and telephone lines available.

  • Dr. Martin is extremely personable. He's very knowledgeable. He knows me and treats me as an individual and not just as a patient in the book. Also [Name] [Name] [Name] who works with him has been extremely helpful and getting my paperwork to my job on time. She's she is also extremely personable and someone I would recommend he is she to use as their health care provider and their office.

  • The doctor was extremely helpful and a great listener. He was genuinely interested in my problems.

  • I really felt like the dr was interested In Figuring out my unique situation and wanted to help me better my situation. The other providers have always been nice but he really was interested in solving my medical concerns.

  • Dr. Martin was informative and very understanding. His knowledge about my health was amazing. I felt very comfortable and secure with his knowledge and suggestions.

  • Dr. MARTIN was awesome!!!

  • He was very friendly on the phone and explain to me everything that I didn't understand and yeah just did the questions I had and explain to me the answers.

  • Dr Jonathan Martin was extremely informative and thorough.

  • Dr. Martin is such a great Dr. So knowledgeable and so kind. Always willing to listen. So lucky to have such a great Dr.

  • I didn’t mind the telephone visit during this difficult time but a video visit would be better.

  • No improvement is needed.I was very impressed. I felt like I was talking to family!

  • Thank God Southcoast Health finally has a Neurologist who is all around awesome.

  • I wish I knew in advance that there would be a 35 minute delay to my phone appt.

  • Dr Martin and his staff are wonderful and very knowledgeable helpful very happy with the care they give me thank you [Name] [Name] [Name]

  • Everyone is professional and courteous. They always take me back to a room quickly and I don't have to wait for the doctor or NP. Today I met dr martin for the first time and he was prepared and very encouraging especially since I was feeling cruddy this week

  • I continue to be very impressed by the staff at this office. They are always totally helpful and professional. I think Dr. Martin is the best. Always available (by phone and email), friendly, caring and helpful. He makes me feel like he really cares about me and my issues. I just wish south coast could clone him so we did not have to wait so long for appointments. I think the entire staff at that office deserves to be commended for their attitudes and customer service.

  • I am.....have been a patient of Dr. Martin's for 15 years or so, I follow him and he's a wonderful provider. He's very kind, caring, very knowledgeable, very intelligent, and I've been very happy with the staff at SouthCoast. They've been polite and on top of things and I do appreciate that. Thank you.

  • I’ve been seeing this provider for a long time now and I’m very happy with all there services thank you

  • I can’t think of enough comments to adequately express how positive an experience I had at my appointment. I have and will continue to highly recommend Dr. Martin.

  • Dr. Martin is extremely knowledgeable and caring

  • This was the first time I saw Dr. Martin and he was extremely thorough. He listened to my thoughts and how I wanted to handle my medical care. He is a great provider and I'm glad he joined your practice.

  • first time seeing this provider. I thought he was very thorough and understanding. Not only thoughtful of the patient but of other family members as well.

  • My doctor is great. He has helped me so much with my illness. He is my hero.

  • Dr. Martin was very courteous. He spoke to me as a person not as just some ordinary buddy. Just walking down the street. He answered all my questions. He listened to my concerns. He was an awesome doctor. I would recommend them to anybody. I would love to recommend him to my family to my neighbors to my co-workers any body he was a wonderful doctor.

  • One of the most thorough exams ever. Dr Martin was thoughtful, charming, interested in my concerns and helpful.

  • Dr.Martin is a very patient man who listens and goes thoroughly through everything. I am a very complicated case with multiple issues and yet between him and Madeline Langley, NP I feel like I am in the best care possible.

  • Dr Martin is a very intelligent man and once u met him I left [Name]  hospital ( M.S. center to stay with Dr Martin I have followed him to any and all places he has and does work forI just wish he worked for y'all more than 26 hours a week!He cares more about the continuaty

  • Dr Martin was very thorough. He gave me time to ask questions and was very informative. He was kind and compassionate. I would highly recommend him. I felt as though he cared about me as his patient not just a number.

  • Dr Martin is very concerned Dr. which is why I followed him from the MS Institute of Foxnoro. ??

  • I was very pleased about what was going on. Very please, very please. That's it.

  • Dr. Martin was very professional, very very concerned about my medical history. He was very personable. I understood clearly everything that he was saying to me. He gave me a couple of options to try for the headaches that I suffer from. I'm really looking forward to seeing him again and hopefully he can get a cure for these headaches. I would highly recommend Dr. Martin to anyone. He was very easy to be with, very easy to understand and certain he's very compassionate.

  • Dr. Martin is a welcome addition to the MS community. He is the first neurologist that I have seen for my condition who “gets it”. He listens, explains, and actually examined me. We are fortunate to have him in our area.

  • Very kind and friendly really listens to his patients.

  • Everything was good. nothing you can do better. The doctor was terrific and I like him very much. And that's it. Thank you.

  • Dr. Martin is BY FAR the best Neurologist I have seen in my lifetime. Bar none!

  • My questions were answered, The Physician was very knowledgeable and explained everything in terms that were easy to understand.

  • My primary care physician is Dr [Name].everyone he has referred my to in the SouthCoast network has been sensational from urgent care to the emergency roomHowever, in addition to Dr [Name] I have found Dr [Name] and Dr Jonathan Martin to be exceptional with respect to the graciousness with which I was received, the thoroughness of their examinations and the genuine interest in me as a patient and person [Name] [Name]

  • Staff seemed cold but dr was amazing

  • Dr. Johnathan was very knowledgeable compassionate doctor i have ever seen in southcoast. And i have seen many

  • Dr. Martin took his time which I’m sure is frowned upon business wise, but his patients are blessed to have him. He is extremely knowledgeable, kind, caring and informative. He goes above and beyond to make sure his patients do not fall through the cracks. Can not sing his praises enough!

  • I know it looks like I just quickly checked off all the "Yes" answers, but every time I have visited, the receptionists, techs and all staff have been polite and helpful. They went out of their way to provide me with a special form I needed, which saved me a lot of running around. As for Dr. Martin, I don't think that I have the vocabulary to express how superb a physician he is. He's a true healer. He has stuck with my problem, terrible headaches every day for 10 years, and finally we have made progress. He is not arrogant and had me go to [Name] neurologists, but none could help and they gave up. Not Dr. Martin. He listens, he thinks, he helps. I never feel rushed. I am 74 years old and have been to doctors in 3 countries. He is the best! It is only his determination not to give up that prevented me from giving up and gaining a better quality of life. I would, and have, followed him anywhere. He cares. I feel as though I am his only patient or his most important patient and that we will continue to make progress to diminish these wretched headaches. You are fortunate to have him on board at Southcoast Health Neurology!

  • Dr. martin is WONDERFUL!!!! I feel like he knows me and genuinely cares about my well being. I love that I dont feel rushed during my visits

  • excellent doctor ,spent plenty of time with me and answered my questions.

  • Dr Martin was excellent he was very patient and explained things clearly, he was very respectful. I would highly recommend him.

  • The Dr. assessed my problem and explained the different aspects of it.

  • Dr. Martin is worth waiting for ~ always a comfortable wait

  • Check in time and time to being brought back was almost 45 minutes. Way too long of a wait

  • Hi, my name is [Name] [Name] and I've been with Dr. Martin for many many years. I followed him everywhere he went, the staff at Southcoast, your building they're very courteous and kind and compassionate, they listen and I want to say Dr. Martin is the most wonderful neurologist I have never met. I am so grateful that we found each other years ago, and he is a wonderful doctor. He listens to his patients, and he's very compassionate and I would recommend Dr. Martin to anyone. I give him a hundred thousand stars if I could. Okay. Have a wonderful day. Thank you.

  • The staff and nurse were courteous and thorough and complete and understanding and treated well and the doctor is wonderful. He thinks out of the box. He's very thorough. He knows his stuff and he's willing to respect you as a person never mind as a woman. I would refer him to family and friends. He's got a good approach to the problem a complete approach and it is very helpful. And he's done a lot to help me and my husband who also sees him get through a lot of things together and get better together. He cares about his patients above and beyond and I would definitely recommend him and the South Coast Health Services. I have been very pleased with the cleanliness in the speediness and the courtesy of everybody that works there and with at South Coast Health.

  • Provider spent a significant amount of time listening to my concerns and giving excellent feedback.

  • Dr. Martin is a rare find because he really listens to and provides medical advice that respects my choices as a partner in my care. He thoroughly discusses medication options and takes my opinion into consideration. He wants his care to help improve the quality of my life; he doesn’t just go through perfunctory motions and send me off with meds. He is truly a health care provider values his patients. It doesn’t feel like a medical mill as some offices do. I used to drive to [Name] to be treated by him, so I was thrilled when he moved to the area. Thank you for adding such a thoughtful, thorough practitioner to SouthCoast.

  • Dr. Martin was above and beyond and thorough with my health history. We discussed treatment and what we can do to improve my medication. I was very happy that he took the time to go over everything and fully understand what I am going through with my medical history.

  • Hello. I was greeted very politely when I came to the front desk. I had a wonderful experience with Dr. Martin per usual with him. He is a fantastic doctor who I appreciate the opinion of very much. He takes the time to explain things very thoroughly and descriptively so that I could understand everything that he's trying to say, and I would honestly recommend this neurologist to people that are having a similar issue or other issues that he handles, because he is honestly pretty awesome. But I thank you for taking the time to listen to me talk about it, and I hope that you guys have a great weekend. Thank you so much and goodbye.

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