Dr. Martin Kafina, MD

Dr. Martin Kafina, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
(20)
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Dr. Martin Kafina, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Roxbury Crossing, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology.

125 Parker Hill Ave Ste 430

Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120

Contact Information

(617) 232-3030

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Liver Function Test
very high
more than 93% of peers
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Kafina'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

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

136  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • St Vincents Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Mt Sinai School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kafina has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kafina's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kafina to family and friends
20 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kafina'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 (1)

Dr. Kafina was professional, patient and thorough. He took the time to explain the situation and available options. This is a difficult case and he told us in a calm, reassuring manner. When I made suggestions we politely talked thru them and he was not dismissive to thinking of alternatives. ...more
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