< Back to SearchFind a Physician

Joseph Contino, MD

Joseph Contino, MD

Breast Surgery, Surgical Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Network® Certified Physician

4.8 out of 5
 193 Reviews
 37 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
Send Contact to your Phone
Map It


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

193 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.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Covenant HealthCare.

Overall Rating 4.8 out of 5
Discusses Treatment Options 4.8 out of 5
Provider Showed Concern 4.8 out of 5
Explained Things Clearly 4.8 out of 5
Included Patient in Decisions 4.8 out of 5
Likelihood to Recommend Provider 4.8 out of 5

Patient Comments

Press Ganey Data Integrity Certified Badge
  • Reviewed on 06/09/2021

  • Reviewed on 05/20/2021
    short visit. which was good. some questions on survey not applicable to my situation.

  • Reviewed on 05/14/2021
    dr was amazing! very compassionate and kind. answered all of my questions.

  • Reviewed on 05/13/2021

  • Reviewed on 05/10/2021
    Did not ease my mind regarding my concerns, I am considering a 2nd opinion based on the lack of support I felt Dr Contino provided

  • Reviewed on 05/07/2021
    very informative, professional and caring about me the patient

  • Reviewed on 05/01/2021
    all good

  • Reviewed on 04/30/2021
    I have nothing but good things to say so far in my treatment. I have been very fortunate and blessed.

  • Reviewed on 04/25/2021
    Dr. Contino is so very nice and helped put my mind at ease right away, and explained everything adequately. He took time to answer any questions I may have had. My only concern is that at times it feels rushed a little.

  • Reviewed on 04/18/2021
    Dr. Conino was wonderful. For an appointment that has been a bit nerve racking, he put my husband and I at ease. His whole staff was a blessing to me on that day.

  • Reviewed on 04/11/2021
    I would totally recommend Dr. Contino and his staff. I left the office feeling better and understood what was happening

  • Reviewed on 03/10/2021
    When I was diagnosed with cancer, I was so fortunate to be able to have Dr. Contino for my doctor. He has a way of making you feel very comfortable and relaxed.

  • Reviewed on 02/28/2021
    Doctor was very easy to talked with. He listened to my concerns and explained the mammogram findings, what the next procedure would be and if cancerous what options were available

  • Reviewed on 02/25/2021
    Doctor was professional, friendly, courteous.

  • Reviewed on 02/19/2021
    He was clear and honest. He laid out the entire process from exam to biopsy through follow up.

  • Reviewed on 02/09/2021
    The doctor was amazing. She was super nervous but with in a matter of minutes He eased her mind. He was super friendly and answered all our questions. Very professional but had a great bedside manner!

  • Reviewed on 02/01/2021
    I love the care that *Dr. Contino & his nurse *Gail gave me and also the rest of the staff!!

  • Reviewed on 01/25/2021
    They were all so kind and reassuring. I was very nervous and they answered any questions I had.

  • Reviewed on 01/24/2021
    yes I would recommend someone .He's good at his job.all the staff. I really like the Dr. and the staff.

  • Reviewed on 01/12/2021
    Both the doctor and nurse were very nice and answered all questions.

  • Reviewed on 01/03/2021
    great experience

  • Reviewed on 12/29/2020
    These people are unreplaceable.

  • Reviewed on 12/23/2020

  • Reviewed on 12/20/2020
    Dr. Contino addressed my concerns and alleviated my worries. love the guy.

  • Reviewed on 12/10/2020
    I am very pleased with everyone who I came in contact with at this office .

  • Reviewed on 12/06/2020
    the provider made me feel comfortable and at ease

  • Reviewed on 11/25/2020
    Dr. Contino, Gail, the nurses and staff are very professional and caring, and very friendly too!

  • Reviewed on 11/17/2020
    Overall I have been very impressed with everyone who has cared for me. Answered, all questions & made me feel much better about my situation. All were very professional & caring.

  • Reviewed on 11/02/2020
    all was good

  • Reviewed on 10/06/2020
    *Dr. Contino is a awesome dr. who cares about his patients and explains things & helps put my mind @ ease. *Gail his nurse is amazing.

  • Reviewed on 09/27/2020
    Dr Contino and Gail explained the pros and cons of surgery and in detail to put me at ease

  • Reviewed on 09/22/2020
    Dr Contino is very kind and listens and is very caring!

  • Reviewed on 09/08/2020

  • Reviewed on 09/02/2020
    I was very comfortable with asking questions. And always receive clear, concise explanation.

  • Reviewed on 07/11/2020
    Dr. Contino and Gail and the whole staff are some of my favorite people.