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Kenneth D. Polivy, MD

Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery

Top Doctor2022, 2023, 2024


Primary Hospital: Newton Wellesley Orthopedic Associates


Dr. Polivy completed orthopedic training at tufts medical center and a fellowship in spine surgery at the mass general and brigham hospitals. Board certified in orthopedic surgery, he served as a past assistant department chief at newton wellesley hospital. Dr. Polivy, a past president of the massachusetts orthopedic association, was recently honored for his 30 years of teaching at the tufts medical school.

List the treatments and procedures you offer:

Orthopedic consultation for spinal and sports injuries

Non-operative treatments for cervical and lumbar issues

Lumbar epidural steroid injections and blocks for lumbar back pain

Awards or Certifications

Sigma xi honor society - brown university

Phi beta kappa - brown university

Alpha omega alpha honor society - tufts univerity school of medicine

Insurances Accepted

Most all private insurances - see our website

Special expertise

Spinal Surgery, Knee & Shoulder Pain, Spinal Disorders, Musculoskeletal Disorders