Dr. Kathryn Masselam Hatch, MD

Dr. Kathryn Masselam Hatch, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Kathryn Masselam Hatch, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Waltham, MA. She graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine and specializes in ophthalmology.

1601 Trapelo Rd Ste 184

Waltham, MA 02451

Contact Information

(781) 890-1023

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 84% of peers
Cornea Surgery
more than 76% of peers
Dry Eyes
more than 74% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Masselam Hatch "Dr. Kathryn Hatch is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist at Mass. Eye and Ear, Waltham. She specializes in comprehensive eye care, including cataracts."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease


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18  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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.


  • Middlebury College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Columbia Univ-Coll Of Phys & Surg
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Masselam Hatch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Masselam Hatch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Masselam Hatch to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Masselam Hatch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Hatch is focused, informative and a highly skilled surgeon. My results have been excellent, beyond my expectations.
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The initial exam was one of the most thorough exams EVER in my life. With a familial history of Fuch's I chose this experienced corneal specialist by chance., With the Fuch's minimal, I returned a few years later for cataract removal. Only great things happened during my visits. Minimal wait...more
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Jane Anderson, thank you for sharing your positive experience with Dr. Hatch!

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I visited Dr. Hatch to have LASIK Surgery done in both eyes. Dr. Hatch and the staff were cordial and professional throughout the whole process and made me feel as comfortable as possible. Dr. Hatch was very receptive to my concerns as we discussed alternative vision correction procedures and...more
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Dr. Hatch saved my father's eyesight. She performed a corneal transplant his only remaining eye with sight that also has glaucoma. She has preserved his sight over time with her treatments and recommendations. I can't say enough great things about Dr. Hatch.
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