Dr. Morton Kahan, MD

Dr. Morton Kahan, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
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Dr. Morton Kahan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newton Lower Falls, MA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

2000 Washington St Ste 365

Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Kahan'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • 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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kahan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kahan's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kahan to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kahan'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 (6)

Dr Morton Kahan & Staff are 5 Star
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Dr. Kahan took, great care of me. Explained the procedure, comfortable setting, and great results. I would recommend 100%.
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Great staff, and Dr. Kahan is an expert, kind, warm doctor and while it is not ideal to have to see him, it's a joy that it is HIM you're seeing in uncomfortable times. He's the best kind of doctor.
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Dr. Kahan and his staff were very welcoming and friendly. I had a terrific experience.
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Dr. Kahan is both very knowledgable and personable. When one goes to doctor Kahan they are assured of receiving respectful concern and great wisdom. Top notch.
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