Dr. Morton Kahan, MD

Dr. Morton Kahan, MD

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Age 77
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Dr. Morton Kahan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newton Lower Falls, MA and has been practicing for 44 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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kahan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kahan treats Inguinal Hernia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kahan treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kahan performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Kahan performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kahan treats Abdominal Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kahan treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kahan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • 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
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Morton Kahan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newton Lower Falls, MA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1975
Harvard Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
Internship Hospital
1969
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1975
1975
1970
1969

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Dr Kahan has my vote for #1 surgeon. He has it all. He is professional, personable. He explains what, why and how with no sugarcoat. He is available for any reason post-procedure....and his ‘trainee’Morgan is as pleasant and professional and learning from the best...thank you Dr Kahan and Morgan....Christine M
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Dr. Kahan has a special gift to connect with his patients I think. At least that’s how I felt. He sticks to science and explains things in plain English and adds his sense of humor to it. I felt extremely safe with him.
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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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I appreciated Dr. Kahan’s warm and approachable manner. He listened to concerns and addressed them thoughtfully. His professional skill and reassurance made my experience very positive. Staff functioned as a team with a comfortable and efficient rhythm that really helped me feel comfortable.
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Aetna
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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