Dr. K Boatright, MD

Dr. K Boatright, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. K Boatright, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Okatie, SC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

40 Okatie Center Blvd S Ste 100

Okatie, SC 29909

Contact Information

(843) 379-7746

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Boatright'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

74  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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23  Procedures

  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Oxford University
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boatright has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boatright's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boatright to family and friends
54 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (50)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Boatright'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

This is one great doctor with a great staff. He certainly knows how to treat pain. Everyone I talk to signs his praises with the best bedside manner you will ever have.
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This guy is worthless. Called ten days ago to seek help with injuries from an automobile accident. He and his office have a "process" to complete before scheduling an appointment. Took a lot information, heard nothing. My physician called and Dr Boatright promised that he'd "get right on it". ...more
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Dr Boatright did a wonderful job with my neck surgery. His staff is very efficient and caring. His follow up care is also excellent. Over the year that he saw me as a patient, he took several x-rays and reviewed my healing progress. He will be my spine doctor for life!!!
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Dr. Boatright is a highly skilled and gifted surgeon. He is thoughtful, careful, and explores all the options before surgery. I highly recommend him for anyone experiencing severe back pain.
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Moving to Bluffton, I was nervous about seeing a new doctor - given that I have been plagued with back pain for 20 years. Dr Boatright took time to understand my challenges and desire to postpone surgery as long as possible. When ultimately I could no longer wait Dr Boatright and his team were...more
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