Dr. Douglas Ayres, MD

Dr. Douglas Ayres, MD

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Douglas Ayres, MD is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, orthopedic surgery, and more.

330 Brookline Ave

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 667-7940

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ayres performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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6  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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27  Procedures

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.

Education

  • College Of William & Mary
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • MBA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mass General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ayres has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ayres' Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ayres to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ayres' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I am 61, and just finished with my second hip replacement. Dr. Ayres and his team are fantastic. Before each surgery I was barely able to move without pain.Now moving pain free and feeling great. He is the last of the truely great gentleman surgeons left. His professionalism and his expertise are...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Ayres for ten years. I have had multiple bilateral hip revisions. He did great work which exceeded my expectations considering the condition 9f the hips I presented with.
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I researched surgeons in three cities and chose Dr. Ayres for two knee replacements because of a difficult orthopedic condition since birth. I highly recommend him as a surgeon. My results have been good.
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He was a great listener. He explained everything in terms I could understand.
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