George K Aitken, MD Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. George K Aitken, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Ashland, KY 41101 (1 other location)
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About Dr. George K Aitken MD

Dr. George K Aitken, MD is a doctor primarily located in Ashland, KY, with another office in Ashland, KY. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine.

Dr. Aitken has received the following awards:


Dr. George K Aitken has 2 locations

Kings Daughters Orthopedics And Sports Medicine 613 23rd St Ste G30 Ashland, KY 41101
Aitken George Office 617 23rd St Ste 3 Ashland, KY 41101


Dr. George K Aitken has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. George K Aitken has the following 16 expertise

  • Sports Medicine
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Bone Fracture
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Wrist Injury
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Herniated Disc
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Laminectomy
  • Joint Replacement
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Surgery


5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009, 2008)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018, 2014)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2018, 2016, 2015)

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2018)

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.


41 Years Experience

Univ Of Toronto Fac Of Med

Graduated in 1980

Dr. George K Aitken Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HealthSpan
    • HealthSpan Access PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MMOH SuperMed POS Select
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO

More about Dr. George K Aitken

Dr. Aitken graduated from the Univ of Toronto Fac of Med in 1980. He works in Ashland, KY and 1 other location and specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Aitken is affiliated with King's Daughters Medical Center and Our Lady Of Bellefonte Hospital.

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