Dr. Jonathan Kay, MD

Dr. Jonathan Kay, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Jonathan Kay, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

55 Fruit St # 2C

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 726-7938

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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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. Kay's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kay treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kay treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kay treats Arthritis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kay treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kay treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kay treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Kay's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Felty's Syndrome
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jonathan Kay, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1989
    Brigham Womens/Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1986
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1983
    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1983

Awards

Dr. Kay's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kay

2.6

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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(1)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
50%
(6)

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I have Sjogrens with flares of peripheral neuropathy. He walked in with a nurse and after knowing what I have and asked what do I want. He then went to the computer and was only interested in seeing notes of doctors I had seen of which he should not have had access to. He said my ANA is negative...Read More
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Similar to other reviews I have read about Dr.Kay (unfortunately after the fact) my experience was awful. He is arrogant and did not listen to a word I had to say about my symptoms. I will not get into what I am dealing with health-wise, however his "diagnosis" was insultingly inadequate and...Read More
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Dr Kay was the most arrogant and nasty nasty dr or person I ever met. I was there as a referral from my dr for arthritis and fibromyalgia. He started by walking in and saying he didn't know why I was there and there was nothing he could do I waited an hour to hear him berate me. He kept telling...Read More
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I'm an RN- dealt with many Drs in 25 years. I've never dealt with a more arrogant, dismissive, condescending, insulting, angry Dr. in my life. I was referred to him by my PCP. I have CFS, fibromyalgia, joint swelling and pain, hand numbness and tingling, weakness of grip, muscle spasms and...Read More
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BlueConnect HMO
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Heywood Hospital

Gardner, MA