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Dr. Prativa Basnet, MD

Family Physician, Primary Care Doctor

Bolton, MA

About Dr. Prativa Basnet

Dr. Prativa Basnet is a skilled and accomplished family physician caring for the Bolton, MA community. She earned her medical degree from the Manipal College of Medical Sciences (MCOMS) in Nepal. She then moved to the United States, where she completed her residency in family medicine at Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency and Wyoming Valley Family Medicine. Dr. Basnet is a part of Bolton Primary Care and is affiliated with Nashoba Valley Medical Center in Ayer. She is board certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. Because she is bilingual in English and Nepali, patients from a variety of backgrounds enjoy having her as their physician. Patients trust Dr. Basnet's expertise because she consistently provides high quality care that leads to positive and lasting health outcomes. During her consultations, she fully explains patients’ conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan. Dr Basnet sees patients age 17 and older.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Family Physician
  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Nashoba Valley Medical Center

Education and training

  • Medical School - Manipal College of Medical Sciences (MCOMS), Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
  • Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency, Residency in Family Medicine
  • Wyoming Valley Family Medicine, Residency in Family Medicine

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1225203755

Overall rating
4.4
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I really appreciated the way I was treated here. She took the time to listen to my health concerns and gaveme great health concious advice. The entire office was extremely friendly. I found Prativa Basnet to be the most polite and professional DR I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.
I really appreciated the way I was treated here. She took the time to listen to my health concerns and gave me great health concious advice. The entire office was extremelyfriendly. I found Prativa Basnet to be the most polite and professional DR I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.
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It felt like she was kind of annoyed. For instance, she suggested that I need an interpreter. I’ve been living inthis country for over 6 years, I have two kids, so I had experience with doctors - a lot. I have never been told, that I need an interpreter. In fact, I was told, that I don’t need one, after I had him while my firs visit to an English speaking doctor. Also, I’ve never been hurrying by a doctor, except dr Basnet. The nurse Jackie was super nice.
It felt like she was kind of annoyed. For instance, she suggested that I need an interpreter. I’ve been living in this country for over 6 years, I have two kids,so I had experience with doctors - a lot. I have never been told, that I need an interpreter. In fact, I was told, that I don’t need one, after I had him while my firs visit to an English speaking doctor. Also, I’ve never been hurrying by a doctor, except dr Basnet. The nurse Jackie was super nice.
Ekaterina N. · October 14, 2018

Dr. Prativa Basnet's office location

Bolton Primary Care

146 Hudson Road

Bolton, MA 01740

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Very friendly and thorough.

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I really appreciated the way I was treated here. She took the time to listen to my health concerns and gave me great health concious advice. The entire office was extremely friendly. I found Prativa Basnet to be the most polite and professional DR I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.

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It felt like she was kind of annoyed. For instance, she suggested that I need an interpreter. I’ve been living in this country for over 6 years, I have two kids, so I had experience with doctors - a lot. I have never been told, that I need an interpreter. In fact, I was told, that I don’t need one, after I had him while my firs visit to an English speaking doctor. Also, I’ve never been hurrying by a doctor, except dr Basnet. The nurse Jackie was super nice.

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Dr Basnet is the best family doctor I’ve ever had. I’m so happy to have found her!

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I was nervous about my appointment based on other reviews I read, but it was essential that I was seen by a PCP prior to an upcoming foot surgery and Dr. Basnet was the only one available. I found her to be professional and friendly, but I would not describe her as warm. She asked lots of questions throughout my appointment, not always letting me finish before asking another. The office was clean and the staff were all polite and professional as well. Overall, it was a good visit.

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Got in right away and got everything taken care of.

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Very Professional and courteous!

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The office staff was very friendly and organized

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I felt like the doctor really rushed this appointment. I saw her for a total of around 5 minutes. She seemed completely disinterested in concerns that I had an assured me that they could be addressed (next time). Her office was around a 30 minutes from my house, so I was hoping that this visit would be worthwhile.

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Very disappointed I wanted to talk with her about ED and how I’m having marital problems. I’m on Male 53 years old in superb shape. So she tells me she can’t give me viagra and says I have to see a counselor and a urologist...lol Meanwhile my wife will keep asking me why I can’t get erec— while I have to wait and see these people and my marriage continues to disintegrate. I felt the very least she could’ve done was help me temporarily until I can clear these problems of that I’m having in my marriage but no as usual doctors are worthless

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I have never been treated so poorly by any physician. She interrupted me, belittled me, told me that I was not experiencing symptoms that I am experiencing, and I left the office in tears. We just moved here, and have been looking for a physician to treat our family. The search will continue- she was awful.

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Everyone working at the office was very kind and helpful!

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Dr. Basnet was great! She was very friendly, informative, and patient. I am very happy with the treatment I received from her and the people in her office!

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Amazing staff and awesome Doctor! Can't say enough wonderful things about this practice! What an amazing difference from Acton medical associates to this great practice

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Dr. Basnet is not afraid to tell you the truth, so don't expect her to beat around the bush or let you down easy. Some may prefer that, but personally I needed someone who would give it to me straight. I apologize as I forgot her name, but the nurse who first saw me was excellent, very friendly, and very good at what she did. I will definitely be back.

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Dr. Basnet was professional and qyite informative as well as cautious prior to making decisions potentially benefiting my health to be sure the treatment was appropriate. Her support staff were also very inviting, friendly, helpful, and professional.

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