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 30 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

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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:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • 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
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • 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
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • 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 30 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
1986
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1983
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
1986
1983

Awards

Dr. Kay's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kay

2.6

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
33.333333333333336%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(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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