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Joseph Contino, MD

Joseph Contino, MD

Breast Surgery, Surgical Oncology

4.9 out of 5
 283 Reviews
 63 Patient Comments


Medical Education
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
University of California, Davis School of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery - General Surgery
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Covenant Oncology
Cancer Care Center
5400 Mackinaw Road, 5th Floor
Saginaw, MI 48604(989) 583-5060(989) 583-5046

283 Patient Reviews

The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey. These comments and ratings are a reflection of individual patient experiences in either the clinic or virtual visit setting. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Overall Rating 4.9 out of 5
Discusses Treatment Options 4.9 out of 5
Provider Showed Concern 4.9 out of 5
Explained Things Clearly 4.9 out of 5
Included Patient in Decisions 4.9 out of 5
Likelihood to Recommend Provider 4.9 out of 5

Patient Comments

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  • Reviewed on February 19, 2023
    I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Contino. He cares about his patients as does his nurse Gail. It is very obvious they have a patient's best interest in mind when providing care.

  • Reviewed on February 17, 2023
    Excellent service

  • Reviewed on February 17, 2023
    Dr. Continuous is an excellent doctor. I very much like Gail as well.

  • Reviewed on February 10, 2023
    Dr Contino always is very kind and truly shows concern for your questions and health

  • Reviewed on January 28, 2023
    Love Dr Cantino, awesome Dr. Very caring and takes his time with me.

  • Reviewed on January 20, 2023
    He had bad news for me but handled it gently and with great concern

  • Reviewed on January 18, 2023
    Very good

  • Reviewed on January 11, 2023
    Dr. Contino is the best! He is informative, respectful, caring, funny and honest. I'm so grateful to have him as my surgeon!

  • Reviewed on January 09, 2023

  • Reviewed on January 06, 2023
    Dr. Cantino is excellent. I would recommend him to my closest friends and family.

  • Reviewed on December 26, 2022
    Very personal towards his patients and he included my spouse in the conversation

  • Reviewed on November 30, 2022
    Dr Cantino is an amazing doctor

  • Reviewed on November 28, 2022
    *Dr. Contino is one of my favorite doctors I've had in my 59 years. He always provided excellent information, was kind, and made me feel confident during my treatment.

  • Reviewed on November 23, 2022
    Great doctor

  • Reviewed on November 23, 2022
    Dr. Contino was great. His staff was great also.

  • Reviewed on November 22, 2022
    Dr. Contino provided excellent service.

  • Reviewed on November 16, 2022
    I like to be told point blank ..Dr Contino does this

  • Reviewed on November 13, 2022

  • Reviewed on November 13, 2022
    Wonderful doctor!! Very informative!!

  • Reviewed on November 13, 2022
    He was a wonderful doctor

  • Reviewed on October 19, 2022
    Dr Contino is one of the kindest Drs I've ever had.

  • Reviewed on October 12, 2022
    He is an amazing and caring Dr.

  • Reviewed on October 12, 2022
    I'm very very satisfied with your breast health center

  • Reviewed on October 03, 2022
    Dr. Contino is the BEST!

  • Reviewed on September 24, 2022
    He had a student with him and asked if it was ok for them to be in the room and to examine me. I did agree

  • Reviewed on September 22, 2022
    Dr. Contino was great! He explained everything, and I didn't feel like I was being rushed along.

  • Reviewed on September 21, 2022
    Very good provider

  • Reviewed on August 28, 2022
    I was a very good visit. Best ever

  • Reviewed on August 25, 2022
    Dr Joseph Continue is very professional & is a great doctor

  • Reviewed on August 10, 2022
    Dr. Contino is the absolute best ! He saved my life and he took the time with each and every visit to make me feel comfortable. He not only provided the best care possible, he done so with care and compassion. I didn't feel like "just another patient ". He gave me peace and understanding throughout my care

  • Reviewed on August 09, 2022
    Didn't know my test results. Unconcerned. Seem arrogant uninterested in my concerns.

  • Reviewed on August 08, 2022
    Dr. Contino was very up front with me.. He took his time and explained his reasons for suggesting my treatment plan..

  • Reviewed on August 07, 2022
    I feel confident with provider. I feel fortunate to continue with Covenant Providers. Sure the next visit will help me with options of care plan. It's a great team.

  • Reviewed on July 29, 2022

  • Reviewed on July 27, 2022
    Dr. Contino is always very kind. He provides great information to help make informed choices and has helped me to feel very comfortable with the treatment plan. His nurse Gail is always so kind and supportive too.

  • Reviewed on July 27, 2022
    He was very kind and caring.

  • Reviewed on July 21, 2022
    LOVE *Dr. Contino and his staff!

  • Reviewed on July 13, 2022
    Excellent, as always.

  • Reviewed on July 07, 2022

  • Reviewed on June 30, 2022
    Doctor was very sincere and caring

  • Reviewed on June 29, 2022
    Dr Contino was very caring. And explained everything well. Really put my worries at ease.

  • Reviewed on June 28, 2022
    Doctor and staff are set up to help patients through their experience

  • Reviewed on June 26, 2022
    Very nice and listened which is most important!

  • Reviewed on June 24, 2022
    *Dr. Contino & his staff are wonderful!

  • Reviewed on June 24, 2022
    Good didn't have any problems

  • Reviewed on June 16, 2022
    *Dr. Contino is exceptional. I felt at ease with him.

  • Reviewed on June 15, 2022
    I have no complaints about *Dr. Contino. I just wound up with him & I am very happy the luck of the draw gave me *Dr. C. and *Gail for this journey.

  • Reviewed on June 13, 2022
    Dr Contino is wonderful I would recommend him highly. He always explains everything and makes your visit pleasant. Gail is awesome. They both are truly concerned and compassionate with their patients.

  • Reviewed on May 13, 2022
    Very kind. Patient

  • Reviewed on May 06, 2022
    Please really look at the chart. Didn't know about the 7 cm mass, till I mention it. And was told 85% not cancer, result is cancer.

  • Reviewed on April 30, 2022
    Dr answered my questions and gave needed info to me about my condition and very professional and caring

  • Reviewed on April 22, 2022
    Dr Contino is fabulous. I would highly recommend him to anyone. He genuinely cares about his patients.

  • Reviewed on April 13, 2022
    Excellent visit from doctor's start to nurse's finish. Very caring and compassionate.

  • Reviewed on April 10, 2022
    Very attentive, put me completely at ease

  • Reviewed on April 06, 2022
    Dr. Contino is one of the best doctors that I have ever had. He is very kind, compassionate and very easy to talk to. I am very fortunate to have him for my cancer doctor.

  • Reviewed on April 01, 2022
    The radiology team was great today on my first visit The dr was very informative and caring

  • Reviewed on March 30, 2022
    Dr Contino and Gail are a wonderful team! They are the most caring individuals that I have encountered during my recent diagnosis.

  • Reviewed on March 28, 2022

  • Reviewed on March 25, 2022
    Dr Contino is a Amazing Doctor,I love how straightforward he his, the care he shows towards you, I feel very cared for and that he truly has my best interests at heart. He has a great personality radiates through the moment he enters the room, his knowledge and compassion is second to none.

  • Reviewed on March 09, 2022
    Dr Contino was very professional and kind

  • Reviewed on March 09, 2022
    He is an awesome Dr. Very caring and kind! Highly recommend

  • Reviewed on March 06, 2022

  • Reviewed on March 02, 2022
    I would totally recommend dr Contino. I feel I have extraordinary care with him. He listens and is not rushed. I've been completely satisfied with all my care and doctors at Covenant Mackinaw. My only complaint would be my wait time between biopsy and surgery. I rate that very low