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Joseph D. DiRocco, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery

Medical Director, GI Oncology

To schedule an appointment, call: 443-849-3130
Colon & Rectal Surgery at GBMC
Colon & Rectal Surgery at GBMC
Pavilion East
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ABOUT
Gender: Male
Languages:English, Italian, Spanish
Medical School:Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency:Upstate Medical Center - Syracuse
Fellowship:New York Presbyterian Hospital

Joseph DiRocco, MD, MBA, FACS, has been named Director of Gastrointestinal Oncology for the Sandra & Malcolm Berman Cancer Institute at GBMC. A graduate of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York, Dr. DiRocco completed his surgical residency and a surgical resident research fellowship at State University of New York Upstate Medical University. He went on to complete a colon and rectal surgery fellowship at New York-Presbyterian/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Board-certified in Surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery, Dr. DiRocco is interested in minimally invasive techniques and is trained in sphincter-sparing surgery for rectal cancer. He was previously Associate Director of Colon and Rectal Surgery at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital and Division Chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.

Baltimore Magazine Top Doctor (from 2011 on):

Aside from seeing patients at GBMC's campus, Dr. DiRocco also sees patients two Monday's a month at GBMC at Perry Hall. Please call to make an appointment for that particular location.

PRACTICE LOCATION
Colon & Rectal Surgery at GBMC
Pavilion East
6565 N. Charles St.
Suite 501
Towson, MD 21204
Park:Iris — (Directions)
Call: 443-849-3130
Call: 443-849-3130
Fax:443-849-3129
PRACTICE HOURS
Mon - Fri: 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Sat - Sun: Closed
SECONDARY LOCATION
8615 Ridgley's Choice Dr.
Suite 105
Baltimore, MD 21236
Fax:(443) 849-3129

Comments

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Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Dr. DiRocco is an exceptional doctor and person. He is very thorough.
Felt like visit was a bit rushed.
Dr. Dirocco has changed my quality of life [...] I got what I prayed for! [...]
Dr. DiRocco's detailed description of the procedure I will have was very reassuring, and his cheerful demeanor put me at ease.
good experience, really very nice doctor. very helpful, kind and patient.
i will always recommend Dr.DiRocco with the highest regards
Always a good visit - Dr. Dirocco always listens - never seems rushed.
I could not ask for a better professional, knowledgeable and caring medical doctor.
Excellent customer service, bedside manner.
both dr Dirocco and dr [...] were terrific
Very good doctor good bedside manner.
Excellent doctor!
[...] THE DOCTOR GAVE US THE GOOD POSSIBLE TO WORSE POSSIBLE CHOICES AFTER ALL TESTS ARE DONE. WE LIKED THAT.
Dr. Dirroco was the physician who was there for me when I was first diagnosed with this problem several years ago. I trust him.
Dr. Dirocco explained all the risks and benefits of the colonoscopy and how to prepare for it.
Very nice
good
Dr DiRocco was so patient and caring. He really listened and really cared about my health issue.
I see Dr. Dirocco every 5 years foam a colonoscopy. He is an excellent physician and always knowledgeable answering my questions and concerns.
Dr. DiRocco always showed concern and caring withmyself in explaining & listening to me when I spoke.
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