Dr. K Boatright, MD

Dr. K Boatright, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(49)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. K Boatright, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Okatie, SC. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

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

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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

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boatright to family and friends
4.8
based on 49 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (46)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

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 (14)

Hilton Head Island, SC |
I had surgery done in July and am so happy with the results. I found Dr. Boatwright very caring and an excellent surgeon. I do highly recommend him.
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in SC |
Dr. Boatright was a guiding light during a very dark time. Pain from my back - L4. L5 had become so debilitating my quality of life was worrisome. Karl Boatright is one of the most understanding, caring and competent surgeons I have ever known. All I can say a year later is I should have not...more
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in 206 Honey Hill Dr |
I highly recommend Dr Boatright. He is professional, friendly and I feel extremely confident in his word. He also has a very friendly office staff. Dr. Boatright and his staff are very caring and understanding of your pain and very efficient in getting you taken care of.
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Ft Myers, FL |
The best spine surgeon around, caring, professional, incredible results
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in Hilton Head Island, SC |
He's great.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Boatright accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
    Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Boatright has admitting privileges

Hilton Head Hospital
25 Hospital Center Blvd
Hilton Head, SC 29926
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