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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth Palmer is Good. Dr. Palmer has been reviewed by 44 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kenneth Palmer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Palmer graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Medical Center
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Palmer has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital 
  • White Plains Hospital Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. Kenneth Palmer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kenneth Palmer practice?
Dr. Kenneth Palmer has 1 office location.
Dr. Kenneth Palmer practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Houston, TX.
See Houston Surgeons.