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Bret Ancowitz, MD

Dr. Ancowitz is a gastroenterologist in the Braintree area. He is affiliated with South Shore Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital.
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Dr. Ancowitz saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more hemorrhoid patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more benign polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more colon polyps patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more diverticulosis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more anal polyp patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more acid reflux patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more gastroenteritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more hemorrhage patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more diarrhea patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more gastritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more constipation patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Ancowitz saw more hiatal hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ancowitz saw more gas patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more diverticulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more birth defects patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more congenital disorders patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more liver condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more stomach ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw bilirubin excretion disorder patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ancowitz saw more C. diff colitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Ancowitz saw more ulcerative colitis (UC) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ancowitz saw more biliary tract disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Ancowitz sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Office
1681 Washington St
Braintree, MA 02184

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Credentials
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2000

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Gastroenterology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Ancowitz is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • South Shore Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield