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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kelly McMasters is Excellent. Dr. McMasters has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kelly McMasters, MD, PHD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 27 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer (Breast Ductal Carcinoma)
  • Breast Cancer (Lobular Carcinoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gene Therapy
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Removal (Hepatectomy)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
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Education & Awards

Dr. McMasters graduated from UMDNJ, Newark. He has 16 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Breast Cancer (Breast Ductal Carcinoma)
Breast Cancer (Breast Neoplasm)
Breast Cancer (Lobular Carcinoma)
Liver Cancer (Liver Neoplasm)
Lymph Node Excision
Melanoma (Skin cancer)
Skin Cancer (Skin Neoplasms)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Louisville, KY
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Louisville Metro Area


Dr. McMasters has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Norton Hospital 
  • University of Louisville Hospital, Division of Plastic Surgery 

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Additional Information
Dr. Kelly M McMasters MD and PHD is a male Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kelly M. McMasters practice?
Dr. Kelly McMasters has 7 office locations.
Dr. Kelly McMasters practices Surgery near Louisville, KY.
Additional practice locations include: Clarksville, IN and New Albany, IN.
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