Dr. David Refermat, MD

Dr. David Refermat, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. David Refermat, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery, and more.

2 Medical Center Dr Ste 309

Springfield, MA 01107

Contact Information

(413) 794-5363

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Release
more than 80% of peers
more than 37% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

33  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Williams College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Rochester
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Yale Sch Med-Yale New Haven Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Refermat has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Refermat's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Refermat to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Refermat's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Refermat not only saved my finger, but also my career. In a freak accident where i crushed and tore off my finger, Dr Dave came in, over numerous surgeries, replaced the missing bone, reattached ligaments, and returned me with a fully functional finger. He's an amazing surgeon who walked me...more
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I went to Refermat to get a cyst removed. I had a bad feeling from the beginning as he wasn't very warm or comforting. He provided me with no information on how to care for the scarring post-surgery. He told me that after a couple weeks the stitches would dissolve, but about a month later I was...more
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Dr Refermat operated on both me and my husband. He is extremely talented and very kind. Can't say enough about him!
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Dr. Refermat did my breast augmentation about 5 years ago. He was very professional, honest, and personable. At the time, I expressed to him that while I was choosing to get breast implants, I did want to have children in the future and would like to breast feed if possible. Dr. Refermat said he...more
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