Dr. Harris Yett, MD

Dr. Harris Yett, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 84
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Harris Yett, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 52 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1964 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

330 Brookline Ave

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 667-3940

Insurance Accepted

  • 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
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 74% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 49% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
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more than 46% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Boston City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Boston City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Mass Genl Hospital Chldns Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Yett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yett to family and friends
4.5
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Yett's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

in Chevy Chase, MD
He gave me new knees 23 years ago and recent x-rays show they are still in good shape. Probably thanks to exercises Dr. Yett had me doing all these years morning andnight. I am now 95 years old and want to hank Dr. Yett for being such a talented and capable orthopedic surgeon. I left Boston in 2000...more
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