Dr. Jennifer Tam, MD

Geriatric MedicineFemaleAge 54

Dr. Tam

Linden Ponds Medical Center

300 LINDEN PONDS WAY Hingham, MA 02043

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(781) 534-7100

Dr. Jennifer Tam, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Hingham, MA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from U Santo Tomas medical school in 1992. She is affiliated with South Shore Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tam to book an appointment.

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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. Tam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Immunization Administration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tam performs Immunization Administration more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Tam performs this procedure more than 100% of her peers

Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tam treats Gait Abnormality more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Tam treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Difficulty With Walking
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tam treats Difficulty With Walking more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Tam treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Tam's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blepharitis
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Indigestion
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Swine Flu
  • Tension Headache
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tinnitus
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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(781) 534-7100

Dr. Tam accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Dr. Tam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tam

3.7

Based on 3 ratings

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1 Star
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jennifer Tam, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Hingham, MA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from U...Read more

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Education

Santo Tomas University Philippines
Internship Hospital
Sound Shore Med Center Ny
Internship Hospital
1998
Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr-Harvard U
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Sound Shore Med Ctr Westchester
Residency Hospital
1992
U Santo Tomas
Medical School
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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Jennifer Tam, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tam frequently treats Immunization Administration, Gait Abnormality, and Difficulty With Walking. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Tam treats.

Where is Dr. Jennifer Tam, MD's office located?

Dr. Tam's office is located at 300 LINDEN PONDS WAY, Hingham, MA 02043. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Jennifer Tam, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Tam has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Linden Ponds Medical Center

Erickson Health Medical Group of Massachusetts PC300 LINDEN PONDS WAY Hingham, MA 02043
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Tam is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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South Shore Hospital

South Weymouth, MA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average