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Marvin Berman, MD

Associate Medical Director of Gastroenterology

4.7 out of 5 (205 Ratings)



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About Marvin Berman

Board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine, Dr. Berman has been practicing in Fall River for more than 20 years and has been on staff at Charlton Memorial Hospital since 1989.

A magna cum laude graduate of the Boston University School of Medicine, he completed his internship and residency at University Hospital in Boston. He received his training in gastroenterology at the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital. He was an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. He lectures at Brown University and teaches at Boston Medical Center.

Dr. Berman has a special interest in liver disease and has published widely on this topic as well as other gastrointestinal conditions. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.


Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Physicians Group Gastroenterology

    1030 President Ave. Suite 110
    Fall River, MA 02720

    P: 508-973-1690

    Get Directions 41.714125 -71.13964899999996

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Patient Comments (48)

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.

  • Dr. Berman is the only doctor to figure out what to do about the issues I was having and I'm so grateful for that!!

  • Dr.Berman was awesome, such a nice person and really seemed to care. Definitely would see him again.

  • Dr. Berman is absolutely an amazing physician! I am very grateful to be one of his patients.

  • Have no complaints at all...satisfied with Southcoast.....all the way. Thank you.

  • Outstanding service...knowledgeable and Dr. Berman was extremely efficient in addressing my health issues. I felt very comfortable and was very pleased and thankful for everything.

  • Never told me what lab tests he was ordering nor what those tests would indicate. Asked if I had any question but never told me what he thought my symptoms indicated. I bleat there as anxious about my held condition as when I arrived. Also if the office staff had returned my call more promptly then I would have been able to get into see the doctor I preferred from this practice.

  • I think they did everything well. Thank you.

  • Dr Berman was very thorough in explaining my health issues and procedures

  • Nothing very pleased

  • My experience was really good all the nurses were really helpful and very nice and I was treated with care .The anesthesiologist was very nice also Doctor Marvin David Berman answered all my questions and concerns and was very nice .

  • Pleased with this visit…

  • No wait time at allFriendly staffAll questions answered

  • Listening is key he listened to me Great communication skills Explained everything to me He is a great person and doctor

  • Dr. Berman was very informative and made me feel very comfortable.

  • This was my first time seeing him and I thought he was very helpful and follows through with what's going on.

  • I have complete faith in the services and attention I have received every time I have seen Dr. Berman.

  • The office staff is wonderful!

  • This was my first appointment with Dr. Berman and he is a great doctor that put my anxieties to ease. Great human being.

  • Love my Dr Berman. I trust he will take care of my health issues always

  • I was given an appointment within one day. I was so happy. Dr Berman is the best.

  • Was greeted at reception in a timely and courteous manner. Was brought into the exam room promptly and the visit with Dr. Berman was thorough.

  • The office was very professional and cared about my health and concerns I had

  • Marvin Berman is the best physician I have dealt with in 50 years!!

  • Dr. Berman 's office is well run. Check -in and check-out is efficiently handled. Appts. are on time.I never feel rushed and have ample time to askquestions of Dr. Berman.

  • Dr. Berman is awesome…thorough with a great personality that makes you feel good about your relationship with him

  • I have never met a more compassionate Doctor.He was so genuine, kind and caring, especially to my emotional needs due to the recent passing of my husband.I feel in just one visit with Dr. Berman the trust I have in him.We need more Doctors like him.Thank you for a great experience.I have full confidence in him with my upcoming procedure.

  • Dr. Berman cares about his patients which is very apparent. Asked the right questions and truly listened to all concerns. Thanks Dr. Berman!

  • Dr Berman is a dedicated and caring health care provider .He often calls me on a Sunday night to give me results of colonoscopy or blood work.He works tirelessly for his patients

  • This was my first encounter with this doctor. I am very pleased with my experience.

  • Every office should be like this one

  • Dr. Berman is simply a great doctor. He once saved my life. You should listen to anything he recommends.

  • Dr Berman is great doctoru00A0

  • My healthcare is always handled well. My providers are extremely thorough and very professional. I have absolutely zero complaints. Southcoast Health is the very best.

  • Everything was done professionally.

  • Hi Dr. Berman's office, him and his team are always amazing.They work with you, they explain everything to you. And if you're still having issues, they keep searching for the problem. Even if they don't think they can find a problem, he is an amazing doctor. I would recommend them to anybody. He's been treating me for over 20 years. Thank you. Bye.

  • Dr. Berman seems like a very kind and compassionate doctor and is genuinely interested in his patient's health. The only criticism I have is that I had called in the summer and I had to wait a couple of months to get an appointment even though I had been a patient there previously, they said because it has been over a couple of years. I was had to wait as a new patient to get an appointment. Thank you.

  • He has been my gastro doctor in past and I trust his recommendations

  • The medical assistant was excellent. One of the most thorough, polite and well appearing medical assistant. Dr. Berman was very, very professional, knowledgeable, treated me with respect and provided all of the information that I needed. I would highly recommend this office.

  • I had a very pleasant experience.

  • Dr. Berman was able to get me to the right physician immediately. He called me at home after hours to reassume and check in on my appointments. I would highly recommend.

  • Dr Berman is thorough and takes the time to discuss his findings and offers recommendations. He truly is a wonderful physician.

  • Dr. Berman is great to work with! I highly recommend him!

  • All perfect

  • Dr. Berman was attentive to my symptoms and health needs. It's been awhile since I've seen a doctor provide this much attention and care as he did today . Thank you !!!

  • he listens to what you have to say

  • Dr. Berman and his entire staff have always gone above and beyond their duties to make me feel comfortable, confident, and respected.Office staff is so helpful with everything.Dr. Berman is the very best physician I have ever had! He is gentle, compassionate, and he listens.

  • Dr Berman follows my gastroenterology very well and knows my problems and treats me health needs very well

  • Dr Berman is very informative. Takes his time to explain things so you understand. He is relaxed as you have your visit. Thinks about what he is going to say before he says it. Dr Berman also calls his patients at night to give them results !! A pleasure to have him as my Dr :)

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