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Dr. Kenneth Boyd

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Wallingford, PA
42 years experience male

Locations

Office

Wallingford, PA

Address

700 Avondale Rd Apt 3h, Wallingford, PA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Independence Blue Cross

Railroad Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

Office

Media, PA

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
9 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Boyd
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
See your physician.: You should be evaluated by your physician, or choose a colorectal surgeon or gastroenterologist to see. rectal bleeding, although very common, is not... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Boyd
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Opening of rectum: The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is controlled by sph... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Boyd
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Yes: A 40 mm polyp is big. Some studies suggest that tubulovillous polyps over 20 mm in size have a 50% chance of becoming malignant. But why take any c... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Boyd
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Scope exam of organ: Endoscopy broadly refers to the direct visualization of the intestinal tract by way of a flexible, fiberoptic scope. Generally, the term is used to d... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Boyd
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Rectal endoscopy: Proctosigmoidoscopy is an examination of the rectum and sigmoid colon (just above the rectum) using a narrow, rigid scope with a built-in light. A sm... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Boyd
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Invisible blood: Occult blood refers to blood that you cannot see wih the naked eye, but is detected by chemical tests which can detect even minute traces of blood, or... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Boyd is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Boyd is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Wisconsin
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

Greater Baltimore Medical Center

Residency

Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Affiliations

American Board of Surgery
American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
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