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Ronald Schwartz, MD

4.9 out of 5 (116 Ratings)


Internal Medicine / Primary Care

About Ronald Schwartz

Dr. Schwartz specializes in internal medicine with a focus on geriatric medicine and is on the medical staff at Charlton Memorial Hospital.

He received his medical degree from the Boston University School of Medicine and completed his residency in internal medicine at the U.S. Naval Hospital in St. Albans, N.Y., where he was chief resident.

For more than 25 years, Dr. Schwartz served as a clinical instructor and assistant professor at Alpert Medical School at Brown University in Providence, R.I., and served as preceptor for third- and fourth-year medical students in community health. He received the Distinguished Teacher Award at the university.

Dr. Schwartz is board certified in internal medicine with added qualifications in geriatric medicine.

He is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Association and the Massachusetts Medical Society.


Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Physicians Group Internal Medicine

    1030 President Ave Suite 1001 Truesdale Building
    Fall River, MA 02720

    P: 508-973-9650

    Get Directions 41.71413709999999 -71.13876849999997

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

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Patient Comments (23)

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. Schwartz is wonderful!

  • Each person is generally caring and of course Dr. Schwartz is truly amazing caring and so compassionate!!

  • Every team member in the office is courteous, they explain everything they are going to do and they do it efficiently. My physician takes as much time as needed, he is always professional, personable, answers my questions, is empathetic and conveys that he has an interest in my health and well being.

  • Everything is always good

  • Excellent service, professional and on time.

  • This dr has been my primary for over 20 years he knows me

  • Everyone was great

  • Dr. SCHWARTZ is a terrific Doctor. I'm so glad he is still working he has always gotten any diagnosis correct when others could not.

  • We have been a patient of Dr. Schwartz for 45 years. He is always concerned about your health problems. Listens to your concerns. Talks to you in a very understanding way. Gets back to you quickly about any test results. He calls you at home and gives you all the results of your tests. I would recommend him highly. Glad he is our physician!

  • I have known this provider for a very long time. Had I thought this man were not of the highest caliber for my many complicated medical history, I would not have stayed with hi, and that means I will stay with him as long as possible, he's the best as far as I'm concerned…

  • Everything is fine. He's wondering a test. I need to find out what's wrong with me. So, I'm happy with the way things worked out, and that's all I got to say. Okay, thank you. Bye.

  • Dr Schwartz is always very professional and listens well to any concerns or issues you have.

  • I am pleased with your service.

  • Great

  • Always a pleasure to visit the office. Wonderful staff and the best doctor in Ronald Schwartz !!

  • Dr. Schwartz and his staff are very friendly, very gracious, very professional, just always very pleased with the time that I spend there, and, and just their, their care for me.

  • Everything was do you well

  • Very satisfied with my overall experience

  • Greeted warmly and cheerfully. Obtained assistance in navigating MY Chart.Dr.Ronald Schwatrz carefully went over my history and current situation. He asked probing, insightful questions. The entire experience made me feel welcome and meeting all staff members that cared about my health (and future). It was a genuine pleasure! Thnak you.

  • I am always very pleased with my healthcare experience

  • My experience was good as it always is.

  • I wanted to just say, the office is great. I called in the morning. They called me right back. They were very thorough and then they set up my televisit with Dr. Schwartz, and he called earlier than what I thought, and he did a great job. He was very thorough and we were very happy with everything. Thank you.

  • Valued my time by seeing me within 5 minutes

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Why does Southcoast publish survey ratings online?
Southcoast is dedicated to providing patients and consumers with helpful information about the quality of our patients’ experiences. Star ratings published on our physician biography pages are based on actual responses from patients of that particular physician to patient satisfaction surveys that are distributed and processed by a national patient satisfaction survey vendor.

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How is the Patient Satisfaction Star Rating Calculated?
Star ratings are calculated using an average of all survey responses to each of three questions: Courtesy and Respect of Staff, Provider Overall Rating, and  Willingness to Recommend Provider’s Office.  The star rating displayed on our physicians’ main biography page represents the average of the three measures for that particular physician.