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Victor Pricolo, MD

4.8 out of 5 (255 Ratings)

Specialties:

Colorectal Surgery / General Surgery / Surgery

About Victor Pricolo

Dr. Pricolo joined Southcoast Health in October 2012 as Chief of General Surgery and Colorectal Surgery. He had been practicing for over twenty years in Rhode Island as the Director of Colorectal Surgery and full Professor at the Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University since 1999. In 2013 Dr. Pricolo was appointed Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer.

Dr. Pricolo is board certified in surgery and is a pioneer of endoscopic and minimally invasive surgery and continence-preserving procedures in colon and rectal surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of Milan in his native Italy. He completed a surgical residency at Brown University, followed by additional training in basic science research, gastrointestinal surgical endoscopy and colon and rectal surgery at Brown, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Mayo Clinic.

Dr. Pricolo is the author of over 100 peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals and book chapters and an invited lecturer by national and international medical schools and surgical training programs.

Victor speaks Italian

Locations

Victor practices at the following locations:

Southcoast Physicians Group Colon and Rectal Surgery

191 Bedford St MelCor Building 2nd Floor
Fall River , MA 02720

P: 508-973-1020

Get Directions 41.7010292 -71.15195069999999

Southcoast Physicians Group General Surgery

300B Faunce Corner Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747

P: 508-973-1020

Get Directions 41.65998099999999 -70.99087600000001

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 Helpfulness of clerks and receptionists
4.8
4.7
4.7
4.9

Patient Comments (19)

  • ALL WENT WELL, STAFF AND DOCTOR WERE VERY ATTENTIVE

  • Dr. Pricolo was very professional, he explained the issues well beyond what others had!

  • Answered all questions and didn’t rush me

  • Dr Pricolo & his staff on Bedford St are extremely courteous, helpful & knowledgeable. This is a very caring surgeon & I would recommend him to anyone.

  • The office staff and actually all the staff were amazing. This is not the typical rude office that I am accustomed to. The doctor is top notch and he help to answer all my questions and put my mind at ease. I would not hesitate to recommend everyone and anyone to this Office. You guys really have it together

  • All staff and providers were very friendly and made me feel welcome. The doctor made me feel extremely comfortable during his examination and answered all my questions completely. I will definitely recommend this office to others.

  • Dr. Pricolo is outstanding; he took the time to clearly explain my father's condition.

  • The most superb in all areas.

  • Th pre-op and anesthesia dept. were excellent in terms of information.My surgeon was skilled beyond my expectations. I had complications not expected and if he didn't have the skills and experience needed, I do not feel my condition could have been handled so expertly.

  • Made to feel important and a partner in my care

  • Dr. Pricolo is an extremely professional expert who made me feel at ease and explained everything thoroughly. I would like to extend a sincere thank you for his knowledge sharing and excellent patient confidence building manner

  • Very welcoming and great knowledge . You have my confidence ??????

  • Extremely professional well run office.

  • Dr. Victor Pricollo is sincerely one of the finest doctors I have ever experienced in my whole life! And I'm almost 66. He is knowledgable, he listens, he explains everything beautiful and makes sure I understand processes, test results and ongoing care. He is completely thorough and never makes me feel rushed or that any of my questions are without merit. I feel truly blessed to have him as my doctor. I must also add that he hires equally competent, kind and thoughtful nurses and office people. Thank you.

  • I travel from ri just to see dr pricolo along with my husband who also goes to him. We just say enough good thing about him and the office staff

  • I love Dr. Pricilo

  • Friendly discussion and explanation of problem and suggested action . I agreed and am in course of following up.

  • Excellent experience

  • My entire experience was wonderful.

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