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Dr. Edward Calkins, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Calkins

UMASS Memorial Medical Ctr ORS

281 Lincoln St # 4 Worcester, MA 01605

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Dr. Edward Calkins, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Southern California School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery.


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Very professional. Explained the surgical procedure thoroughly.
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very nice, explained options and his recommendations. Answered all my questions.
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Dr. Calkins explained everything and the options I had. He helped me make a decision that I was comfortable with.
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Very nice and attentive
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Biography

Dr. Edward Calkins, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Southern California School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

1990
University Of California-Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
1989
U Chicago-Pritzker Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1987
Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1980
University Of Southern California School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
1989
1987
1980

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(508) 334-5916

Dr. Calkins accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Calkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calkins treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Calkins treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hand Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calkins treats Hand Conditions more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Calkins treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Trigger Finger Release
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calkins performs Trigger Finger Release more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Calkins performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Calkins' conditions and procedures:

  • Arm Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement