Dr. Joseph Upton III, MD

Dr. Joseph Upton III, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Upton III, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Chestnut Hill, MA. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

830 Boylston St Ste 212

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Contact Information

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
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Upton III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Wound Repair
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more than 75% of peers
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
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more than 62% of peers
Skin Grafts
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more than 59% of peers

Dr. Upton III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Einsenhower Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Roosevelt Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Upton III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Upton III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Upton III to family and friends
4.8
based on 21 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Upton III's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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An exceptional physician. Surgery in 1987.
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in Newton, NH |
My child was born with Grieg Syndrome and Dr. Upton performed multiple surgeries to correct multiple issues with her hands and feet. He is dedicated and extremely talented. My daughter is full grown now and aside from a single extra large knuckle shows no hint of defect. I thank God for him...more
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in Boston, MA |
Dr. Upton is professional and respectful in addition to being an expert skilled surgeon.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Upton III 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.

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