Dr. Edward Calkins, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Calkins, MD
Dr. Edward Calkins, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Worcester, MA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Calkins is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center.

281 Lincoln St # 4

Worcester, MA 01605

Contact Information

(508) 334-5916

Dr. Edward Calkins, MD

Dr. Edward Calkins, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Calkins

Dr. Calkins' Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Calkins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
2

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
22

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
21

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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

  • Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • U Chicago-Pritzker Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Calkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Calkins does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Calkins and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Calkins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Calkins to family and friends
2.6
based on 16 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Calkins' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Worcester MA |
Dr. Calkins explained everything and the options I had. He helped me make a decision that I was comfortable with.
in Oxford, MA |
Very nice and attentive
Have you seen Dr. Edward Calkins, MD?
Are you Dr. Calkins?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Calkins

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Calkins accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • 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
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Calkins has admitting privileges

UMass Memorial Medical Center
55 Lake Ave N
Worcester, MA 01655
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
(86)
Plastic Surgery
(13)
Plastic Surgery
(99)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(9)
Plastic Surgery
(54)
Orthopedic Surgery
(66)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(38)
Orthopedic Surgery
(27)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(9)
Orthopedic Surgery
(10)