Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Orthopaedic Spine Center
55 Fruit Street
Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Suite 3A
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
104 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA 01923
North Shore Physicians Group
4 Centennial Drive
Peabody, MA 01960
- MD, Baylor College of Medicine
- Residency, UC San Francisco
- Residency, UCSF Medical Center
- Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
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Dr. Hwang's primary research interests involve improving spine surgery outcomes through evidence based decision making and new technologies. He has a longstanding interest in health policy and the social determinants of health outcomes.
- Rubenstein WJ, Harris AHS, Hwang KM, Giori NJ, Kuo A. "Social determinants of health and patient-reported outcomes following total hip and knee arthroplasty in Veterans." Journal of Arthroplasty 2020 Sep;35(9)2357-2362.
- Krogue JK, Cheng K, Hwang KM, Toogood P, Meinberg EG, et al. "Automatic Hip Fracture Identification and Functional Subclassification with Deep Learning." Radiology: Artificial Intelligence 2020 Mar;2(2).
- Bini SA, Shah RF, Bendich I, Patterson JT, Hwang KM, Zaid MB. "Machine Learning Algorithms Can Use Wearable Sensor Data to Accurately Predict 6-week Patient Reported Outcome Scores Following Joint Replacement in a Prospective Trial." Journal of Arthroplasty 2019 Oct;34(10)2242-2247.
- Shah RF, Zaid MB, Bendich I, Hwang KM, Patterson JT, Bini SA. "Optimal Sampling Frequency for Wearable Sensor Data in Arthroplasty Outcomes Research: A Prospective Observational Cohort Trial." Journal of Arthroplasty 2019 Oct;34(10)2248-2252.
- Bendich I, Chung C, Hwang KM, Patterson JT, Mulvihill J, Barry J, Bini S. "Changes in Prospectively Collected Longitudinal Patient-Generated Health Data are Associated With Short-Term Patient Reported Outcomes After Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Pilot Study." Arthroplasty Today 2019 Mar;5(1)61-63.
- Birnbaum GD, Marquez L, Hwang KM, Cruz AT. "Neurologic Deterioration in a Child Undergoing Treatment for Tuberculosis Meningitis." Pediatric Emergency Care 2014;30(8):566-67.
- Cruz AT, Hwang KM, Birnbaum GD, Starke JR. Adolescents With Tuberculosis: A Review of 145 Cases. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2013;32(9):937-941.