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Keren Braithwaite, DO

4.9 out of 5 (229 Ratings)

Specialties:

Breast Health / Surgery

About Keren Braithwaite

Keren Braithwaite received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Nova Southeast University, Davie, Fla. She graduated with high honors in the top 10% of her medical school class. Dr. Braithwaite completed a general surgery residency at Staten Island University Hospital on Staten Island, N.Y. followed by a fellowship in Breast Surgical Oncology at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.

She is a member of the Society of Surgical Oncology, the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Breast Surgeons. She is board certified in surgery.

In her spare time, Dr. Braithwaite enjoys participating in medical mission trips, traveling for leisure, reading and jogging. She is also a soccer enthusiast.

Locations

Keren practices at the following locations:

Southcoast Physicians Group Breast Center

300B Faunce Corner Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747

P: 508-973-1021

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Southcoast Physicians Group Breast Center

235 Hanover St Third Floor
Fall River, MA 02720

P: 508-973-1021

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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
4.9
4.9
4.9
4.8

Patient Comments (60)

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.

  • Every person that I spoke to from the front desk checkin all the way through my procedure was professional, kind and made sure I felt as comfortable as possible.

  • Excellent care

  • Everyone from when I walked in the door for the first time till I left was outstanding,friendly,professional and made me feel comfortable. Receptionist,[Name],[Name] [Name],the ultrasound tech and radiologist and above all Dr. Braithwaite were all great! Dr B "gets it"

  • The most good, you are excellent.

  • Everyone was super friendly and helpful! They explained everything thoroughly and made the experience as easy as possible. I appreciated it very much

  • The support staff member who checked me in was very friendly and welcoming. The support staff who checked me out of the appt. was extremely unfriendly and condescending. Her demeanor suggested she was doing me a favor by giving me an appt at all and seemed very annoyed when I asked for specific appt times that worked around my work schedule and didn't cause me to take unpaid time off since I am in a new job.

  • Dr Braithwaite is amazing and really takes the time to speak with you. I honestly can't speak anymore highly of her, I wish I could take all my other providers and have her handle all my care.

  • Scary appointment, they did a good job of keeping me calm

  • Everyone is always caring

  • I have been to this office many times in the last year and have always felt well cared for and sincere concern for my welfare. They have been available to me all through my treatments.

  • Overall wonderful staff and experience.

  • Great transition from mammogram to doctor's office. First time there fir mammogram and scheduled next year's test. Best experience I have ever had with mammogram and breast exam.

  • Everyone from there is so kind and professional.

  • Karen Brethwaite, MD is one of the best and most compassionate medical professionals I have ever encountered. I feel blessed to be her patient. She came highly recommended from two of my other providers and I can truly understand why. She takes her times news ensures to put you at ease. She is wonderful in every way. Thank you. In addition, [Name] [Name], her Nurse Navigator, is receptive, down to earth, easy to speak with, responsive, and equally as wonderful. Thank you for everything.

  • Dr. Braithwaite and her staff are amazing.

  • Spoken to in layman's terms so easy to understand. 100% up to date on family history

  • All of the staff was very accommodating and explained all facets of the procedures of the day.

  • You're All Very Polite, and Professional. I always feel at ease and confident in whatever procedure I've had done. I appreciate the help and knowledge they'll provide me about my health. I feel I'm in good hands. Thank You To all of you for being helpful in every way. God Bless All Of You!! Stay Safe [Name][Name]u00A0

  • I really appreciate that everyone was empathetic and took the time to thoroughly explain what was happening and answer all my questions

  • Everyone was very nice.

  • The staff was professional, understanding and kind alone with having a clean office space and they made me feel comfortable within each room.

  • The staff made my visit comfortable and I felt at ease almost immediately. Thank you for you're professionalism and TLC.

  • The appointment was prompt. The staff was courteous. Also the doctor took the time to explain steps regarding my future health. A very rewarding experience after not seeing a doctor in over a year due to covid-19. Thank you.

  • Everyone listened, and heard what was on my mind. They gave me the information I needed and encouraged me not to make any decisions until I got all of the facts. In this case it was nice for them to encourage this. I am glad they did because I have changed my mind 3 times now and am still not sure how I will proceed.

  • Once I was finally able to meet and consult with the doctor she was excellent. Three visit just to consult with the doctor was too many. The registered nurse, [Name] [Name] [Name] was outstanding. She listened and discussed my concerns!

  • all the staff members were kind and informative

  • I have seen this provider since 2018, and she has performed surgery on me. She is extremely knowledgeable, kind and concerned. She does not rush through the appointment and listens to my questions and concerns.

  • All of your staff were wonderful and careing people.They made me feel comfortable and we're knowledgeable about my situation.I was very nervous and apprehensive about the procedure and they were very assureing and understanding.It was a positive experience for me.

  • Very satisfied

  • Everyone that helped me today, from Check In, the bone scan/mammogram Technician, the Medical Assistant,the Surgeon, to the Scheduler making my next appointments...all were pleasant, caring and informative, making this a great visit.

  • I recommended Keren to many of my friends and family. All I can say is she is awesome. She explains things to you so you can understand and will explain it again without making you feel silly. She is very understanding and comforting person.

  • everyone followed safe protocols concerning Covid 19 virus . very efficient staff made for a relaxed visit.

  • The team I had was very personable if I didn't have them there to help I would have been more nervous I cannot say enough about the team I had they were angels and if anybody has to go through this I would recommend they go see you

  • Dr Braithwaite is just so understanding and makes you feel so comfortable.

  • Excellent communication No waiting Kind ProfessionalsInformative

  • Very Covid cautious with cleanliness and I liked how the Dr pointed out how working at home for the past ten months has its mental physical and lack of socialization pit falls.

  • The people at this facility are very professional and polite. They make you feel very comfortable. The atmosphere is pleasant. I will continue to come to this facility for my exams.

  • All the employees I came in contact with were very professional and helpful.

  • Excellent care.

  • Always professional kind and listens to what you say

  • She took her time with me and she made wonderful eye contact with me looking at me when we were speaking instead of the laptop. She was just awesome. It was my first appointment with her. She made sure I understood everything she was talking about, she listened to my concerns. She was just awesome.

  • Pleasant, friendly staff and very knowledgeable

  • Dr Braithwaite is Wonderful! Very caring and thorough and kind.

  • (INAUDIBLE) mammo room, for when you get through, Otherwise every everything was great.

  • Everyone was friendly and informative, and they made me feel at ease while receiving my procedure. The doctor was adept at performing my procedure, and I felt basically no pain.

  • This appointment was for a second opinion. The dr and her staff were amazing and I will stay with her throughout my process

  • My visit today was a follow up from my surgery in March. My complete experience was as good as it can get. Everyone was kind and informative.

  • Doctor Breathwaite and her staff are always caring and understanding exceptional care.

  • Dr Braithwaite is amazing. She listens, she is prepared and addresses all concerns. I would recommend her to everyone!!

  • Everyone was kind and courteous and caring.

  • On time,courteous, good care and listening to patient,nurses are great.

  • Very caring took time made me feel helped

  • Dr Braithwaite is a gem. She made me feel very comfortable and impressed me with her competence.

  • Everyone in this office was friendly & went above & beyond to make me comfortable. Dr. Braithwhite was extremely thorough.

  • In a very difficult time they have been wonderful !!!

  • I met with the provider twice on both occasions. She was very professional and informative. She took the time to listen, so I would definitely recommend her too friends and family. However, she doesn't know all of my history because again, I'm a new patient with respect to the office and itself the staff were friendly. And informative and help that was that's a card. So I have no issues with the facility.

  • Had biopsy done. Felt so comfortable every step of the way. Doctor technicians nurse navigator all so helpful and courteous. Professional and friendly. Very pleased.

  • Felt cared for and impressed with team approach.

  • Six months post breast surgery. No problems, brief visit. Good experience.

  • Everything was fine, and everyone was kind

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