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Susan Cornell, DO

4.9 out of 5 (121 Ratings)


Obstetrics & Gynecology

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About Susan Cornell

Dr. Cornell completed her medical degree at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine prior to her residency at the Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from the University of Massachusetts Amherst as a member Commonwealth Honors College.

During the time between her undergraduate degree and medical school, Dr. Cornell completed research at both Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She is a junior member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

In her spare time, Dr. Cornell enjoys traveling abroad, going to the beach and spending time with family.


Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Physicians Group Obstetrics & Gynecology

    543 North Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740

    P: 508-973-2208

    Get Directions 41.6367632 -70.955847

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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 (36)

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 Cornell was very professional and attentive. I am glad I got to see her.

  • Dr. Cornell was awesome and listened to my needs. Her staff was fantastic, and my new Dr. is Dr, CornellI am very satisfied!

  • Had a very unprofessional doctor today & that ruined my whole experience

  • Very kind and professional staff from making appointments, to check in, to nurse before provider, to provider and then finally with having to schedule follow up! A very positive experience all the way around!

  • Support staff is friendly as is Dr. Cornell.

  • I really appreciated that Dr. Cornell stands and talks to me. It feels like a conversation and not just someone sitting listening to what I am saying and taking notes on the computer. My questions and concerns were answered.

  • Today was my first visit with Susan Cornell DO. I was very impressed with her professional ways. She spent time asking questions and looking up my file.

  • Dr Cornell explained everything in layman's terms so I understood.

  • I was only with this doctor for one appt but she and her nurse were lovely, personable and attentive to my well-being! Truly happy with the southcoast experience since my recent switchu00A0

  • Dr Susan Cornell gave me all the information to make a good decision about how to proceed from here. She made herself available for any other future questions I may have.

  • Was great, listening to everything I had to say

  • I liked the personality of the provider and her friendlier. She answered my questions in a way I understood. Great experience.

  • She is such a great physician. She listens talks to you So happy with her

  • My experience was great, the Dr.was an angel!

  • Extremely timely Very informative Very pleasant Thank yiu

  • This physician was new to me. I had a Dx in Florida and needed more or less immediate attention. Dr Cornell was fantastic! Thank you

  • Dr. Cornell was professional, easy to talk WITH, explained how a lab test that was flagged as high wasn't really high for me, and the reason why; but she ordered a repeat test for comparison. She also asked if I had any other concerns that she could address and invited me to call if any future concerns arose.

  • So far so good my first time

  • Rosebrook facility is always just a great facility. I live very close. It's easy to get to. There's plenty of parking. I enjoy that facility immensely. Dr. Cornell, it's my first visit with her. I can't even tell you how exceptional she was. Very excited. She's so knowledgeable and she's personable. It was an enjoyable experience, considering it's a gynecological exam, which really isn't very pleasant to begin with. She's awesome, and I have been talking about her to others since I had my appointment on the 27th. So I hope she stays. Thank you.

  • Dr. Cornell was friendly. I was impressed that she had already spoken to Dr. Theva about my future surgery.

  • I had a great experience with everyone being really nice, thoughtful, personable, and caring.

  • The gynecologist was excellent. She made, she talked on my traumas were which I knew what was going on with my body. And the receptionists were was well. I would recommend this to anybody they, it was very, a very good experience.

  • Things well very well. Thank you for asking.

  • She is an outstanding provider. I am very pleased I saw her.

  • Everyone treated me with kindness and respect. I was treated as a priority and made to feel that any concerns or comments I had were very important. I trust this place and the people in it to be there when I need it.

  • I was seen in a timely manner. Dr Cornell is a professional and explained my follow up visit so that I understood. She is excellent to her profession, caring, and dedicated.My care under Dr. Cornell is excellent it exceeded my expectations thank you for all you do.

  • This office has always been extremely helpful! Even after the years I have not been here Dr Cornell knew about my last visit to her. She made me feel very important, it shows she car a about her work & her patients. Thank you for making people feel like a person & not just a number.

  • Dr Cornell made me feel comfortable. I don't like Pap smears because it's awkward. She answered my questions and was not in a rush to go to the next patient.

  • Dr. Cornell is the best. I hope she never leaves.

  • Made me feel safe and comfortable

  • Both Dr Cornell & her nurse listened to any concerns I had. Dr Cornell answered any questions I had & offered helpful informative info &/or suggestions to me.

  • Great physician

  • Dr. Susan Cornellu00A0is always genuinely concerned for my health and takes interest in me personally.

  • This was my first visit with this Dr. As I'm a new patient of hers. She was very friendly and took the time to explain everything. I was very comfortable with her.

  • This was my first visit with Dr. Cornell and I just loved her. I thought she was very thorough and caring and... understanding, listened to my concerns, offered advice and information and... I was very impressed with her and her staff. Everyone was very kind and helpful and it will be a pleasure going forward seeing her for... hopefully many years to come. Goodbye.

  • Dr. Cornell is one of the good ones. I was surprised by how much she remembered about me since my last appointment with her had been nearly two years ago. She is very thoughtful and provides personalized care. Lucky to be one of her patients.

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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.

Who receives the survey?
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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.