Dr. David S. Kam, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 58

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Dr. Kam:

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Dr. Kam's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Kam's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Milton
199 Reedsdale Road
Milton, MA 02186

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kam

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Weymouth
Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Weymouth
825 Main St
Weymouth, MA 02190
Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Duxbury
Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Duxbury
20 Tremont St
Duxbury, MA 02332
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  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

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    Dr. Kam's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Kam's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Glossectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedures
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Parotidectomy
    • Septoplasty
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Broken Nose
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Dysphonia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Ear Infection
    • Earwax Buildup
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarseness
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Leukoplakia
    • Malignant Tumor of the Head and-or Neck
    • Nasal Obstruction
    • Nasal Polyp
    • Nosebleed
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    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Externa
    • Otitis Media
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Sialolithiasis and Sialoadenitis
    • Sinus Diseases
    • Sinusitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Snoring
    • Swelling or Lump in Head or Neck
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
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    Background Check for Dr. Kam

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Boston University School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    St Elizabeth Hospital
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Boston University
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    Boston University / Goldman School of Dental Medicine
    Graduated in 2012
    SUNY Stoneybrook
    Graduated in 1978

    Other Education

    Boston University School Of Dental Medicine
    Complete in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kam & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Kam's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Kam has admitting privileges:

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    • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Milton

    • Carney Hospital

    • Massachusetts General Hospital

    • South Shore Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kam

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kam to family and friends

    10 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Kam's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kam
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    10 responses
    above
    national average

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    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Kam and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Kam accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Weymouth
    825 Main St
    Weymouth, MA 02190
    (781) 337-3424 (Office)
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    Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Duxbury
    20 Tremont St
    Duxbury, MA 02332
    (781) 337-3424 (Office)
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