Dr. Michael D. Mason, DO
Orthopedist235 Cypress St Suite 200 Brookline MA, 02445
Dr. Michael Mason is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Brookline, MA. Dr. Mason specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Mason tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.
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Education and Training
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree 1987
Philadelphia Coll of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 1987
American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Michael D. Mason, DO's Expert Contributions
How soon can you walk after microfracture surgery?
Crutches and non weight bearing for 8 weeks. READ MORE
Why does my knee hurt more at night after knee replacement?
Cortisol is a natural occurring very potent anti inflammatory that helps reduce pain. Cortisol level are lowest around midnight and highest in the morning. The low cortisol level results in increased pain at night READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
- Patients’ Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018) Year
- Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017) Year
- Patients’ Choice 5th Anniversary Award 2012
- Massachusetts General Hospital
- Brigham and Women’s Hospital
- UPMC Pinnacle Community Osteopathic
- Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Womens Hospital
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Patient Experience with Dr. Mason
Get to know Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Michael D. Mason, who serves patients in Newport, Rhode Island.
Dr. Mason is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with Newport Orthopedics, a Lifespan Physician Group practice. He welcomes the opportunity to become part of, and hopefully make a difference in, a close-knit community with a worldwide reputation for being hospitable, social, and caring.
“My clinical practice is centered around the replacement of hips, knees and shoulders. In addition to performing these procedures, I have designed and participated in the design team on many medical devices and joint replacement implants commonly in use today” expressed Dr. Mason.
Offering life-changing results, his areas of expertise include orthopedic surgery, hip replacement, knee replacement, joint replacement, and reconstructive surgery.
Born and raised on Staten Island, New York, Dr. Mason obtained his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1987. He then went on to perform his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at UPMC Pinnacle Community Osteopathic. Thereafter, he continued his subspecialty fellowship training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, affiliates of Harvard Medical School.
As a testament to his success, the doctor is board-certified in orthopedic surgery by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery (AOBOS). The AOBOS is an organization that provides board certification to qualified Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine who specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of disorders of the musculoskeletal system.
Passionate about being a part of the field of orthopedic surgery, Dr. Mason has designed and been involved in the development of multiple artificial joints. He has more than 20 years of experience in joint replacement and reconstructive surgery, most recently at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston.
Licensed to practice medicine in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, he is affiliated with New England Baptist Hospital and Newport Hospital.
Orthopedic surgery is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and non-surgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.
Among his numerous accolades, Dr. Mason is the recipient of Patients’ Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018), Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017), and Patients’ Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012).
Apart from work, he likes to sail and explore new destinations. He also enjoys taking walks, playing with his dog, and cooking.
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