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Meet Dr. Geary

Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine

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Patient Ratings and Comments

Overall Rating

4.6 out of 5 (224 Ratings, 64 Comments)
Global
4.7/5
Physician Communication Quality
4.7/5
Office Staff Quality
4.8/5
Access to Care 3 month
4.5/5
Care Coordination
4.1/5

Recent Comments

07/06/2021

The BEST
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07/05/2021

Excellent Experience
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07/05/2021

VERY PLEASED WITH ALL THAT I HAD CONTACT WITH
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06/23/2021

OUTSTANDING
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06/19/2021

I have been seeing Dr. Geary since 2015. If I had any complaints about him, I would never go back to him. So I guess that's a good thing.
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06/15/2021

Excellent care Dr Geary is the best doctor
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06/14/2021

Dr. Geary isn't my PCP, but I have seen him before for shoulder surgery and current knee arthritis issues.
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06/14/2021

I think Dr Gerry is the best ortho Dr
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06/03/2021

Everyone in office was courteous. Dr. Geary was very professional and efficient.
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06/01/2021

dr.Geary was professional and friendly, helpful and timely.
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05/22/2021

vry gentel when giving me shots in the knees
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05/20/2021

I'm am completely satisfied with So. Shore Orthopedics staff.
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05/18/2021

Dr. Geary is a wonderful care provider. He's concerned, listens well, answers questions in detail, etc. Also, his staff and the front desk receptionists and x-ray technicians were very nice.
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05/10/2021

*Dr. Geary was very good. Explained everything to me & was very courteous. Receptionist also was very nice.
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04/30/2021

Great doctor & extremely competent.
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04/20/2021

I have a hearing problem and wear hearing aids. Face masks and plastic barriers often make communication very difficult! Although I didn't mention it to anyone, Dr Geary and his team seemed to go out of their way to make themselves heard and understood. That was VERY MUCH appreciated.
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04/03/2021

Dr. Geary had a very gentle touch. Had no pain with a procedure that has been painful with other doctors.
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03/25/2021

Dr's are great very rapid response on everything including medical records
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03/23/2021

*Dr. Geary is very professional and to the point and I like that.
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03/23/2021

Everyone was kind, considerate and helpful.
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03/16/2021

Everything was very fast and efficient.
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03/12/2021

*Dr. Geary is a wonderful doctor. I TRUST him. A rare commodity these days!
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03/06/2021

Dr Geary is a very good orthopedic doctor. He knows his business and is caring and knows what to do in regards to making the patient as comfortable as possible.
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03/02/2021

The greeter gave me the covid screen and instructed me where to sit. That helped because some people are terrible at social distancing and being told where to sit made things clear. When I arrived I immediately noticed many, many people in the waiting area. I worried that I would have to wait for at least an hour and I had not planned for this. The wait was brief however and the doctor saw me shortly after I was taken to the examining room. Dr. Geary knew my medical information and noted that the last time that he saw me was in 2017 for my right arm. He asked how it has been which I appreciated. We spoke about my hip and knee and knee, addressed my concerns and reassured me that my condition can improve with therapy which I have since signed up for. Dr. Geary was very pleasant and did not make me feel that I had things to do and needed to rush off which has happened to me before and it made me very, very, very anxious. Thanks for this opportunity to give feedback on a really wonderful provider and your procedures.
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03/02/2021

Doctor Geary always takes his time, listens thoroughly, and explains everything well.
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02/15/2021

I had and always had the best appointments - all my visits are complete and I always left office with so much information. *Dr. Geary is the best. He has taken care of me since 2011 and I wouldn't go to anyone else.
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02/11/2021

*Dr. Geary performed an arthoscopic surgery on my knee. He was very thorough and explained everything clearly.
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02/09/2021

I had the best experience I could have asked forEveryone was very professional
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02/08/2021

my condition was diagnosed, explained, and a course of treatment determined.
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02/03/2021

*Dr. Geary has been my dr. for 8 yrs. He is kind thoughtful and very thorough. I am 95 & he is just the type of dr. I need! I have arthritis in my right knee & right hip it is painful to walk.
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01/26/2021

wonderful experience
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01/26/2021

Great.
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01/26/2021

*Dr. Geary is very on point & explains my knee problems as I age. *Dr. Geary always address my questions on my knee for the past 5 years.
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01/26/2021

helped with my problem
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01/19/2021

We discussed having shoulder replacements an would discuss it in my next schedule appointment, pros and cons. Doctor was very helpful and ordered some PT to see if that would help. He is a very concerned professional.
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01/11/2021

l had great experiences if l had back problems which were taken care of south shore orthopedic after a car accident,and on going knee problems for 4 years and I'm on the list for a knee replacement and l feel that Dr Geary is top notch doctor he is the best in the state of u want my opinion thanks robin howland
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01/07/2021

I recommended SS Orth. today to someone.
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12/21/2020

Over the past 3-4 years I have been treated by *Dr. Marchetti (2 shoulder surgeries) and most recently by *Dr. Geary (fractured tibia, sprained ACL, PCL, torn meniscus). They are both top notch doctors and are very good to deal with. All the staff I've encountered are wonderful. I wouldn't go anywhere else than South Shore orthopedics.
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12/21/2020

*Dr. Geary is a great doctor - trust him & value his opinion about my medical care.
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12/12/2020

excellent staff top notch DOCTORS
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12/07/2020

excellent results very pleased
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12/04/2020

*Dr. Geary and staff are very thoughtful and knowledgeable.
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11/30/2020

I felt I got excellent service and my problems were answered.
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11/29/2020

Wait time in waiting area significantly less than pre-Covid which was a plus. Prior visits had us waiting up to an hour to see doctor.
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11/24/2020

my experience having my knee replacement went very smoothly. I anticipate having my other knee replacement in the future and will use Dr Geary for the procedure and recovery. he was very supportive
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11/17/2020

A great practice I would highly recommend it to my friends or family. Anytime I call because I have hip pain the telephone person is kind, considerate, and also friendly. I always receive an appointment within a reasonable amount of time.
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11/17/2020

good experience
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11/17/2020

good experience with an X-ray and cortisone shot.
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11/15/2020

The team is always friendly and relaxed which make me feel comfortable. I never feel rushed.
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11/14/2020

got an injection
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11/14/2020

This was my first visit to Dr Geary. I was fearful of the hip cortisone injection. I didn't need to be as Dr was so very accurate & efficient. Was glad I took his advice for the injection as my bursitis has improved. Dr gave me verbal & written info also. Thank you
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11/14/2020

good
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11/10/2020

I'm very pleased with Dr Geary and his team, this is my second total knee replacement so now I have had both knees done and it seems to be doing great. The reception area is wonderful and always very helpful.
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11/09/2020

I am amazed at how efficient business operations are. You are seen on time and I was treated and out in less than an hour. I am very impressed at how professional and clear the staff are and will return if I need care for this again. Thank You to all there for such and great professional experience.
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09/23/2020

*Dr. Geary was a patient & kind person who listens to you & is very kind & I was recommended by a friend to see him & I am glad I did. I was going to someone else who was rude & inpatient with me.
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09/22/2020

Courteous reception and x-ray prompt time in waiting room. Love *Dr. Geary!
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09/08/2020

I had an obvious orthopedic problem which included me dragging my leg in excrutiating pain, I got a same day appt, where I was evaluated x-rayed and phlebotomized, also had 180cc or so stained SV fliud from my knee, Next day seen again immediately for a cortisone shot, which has cured my problem where I feel like a new person. No pain, full mobility, I can`t thank Dr. Geary and his staff enough.
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09/01/2020

excellent everyone was friendly polite and informative. Great team
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09/01/2020

very good experience had a mva discussed tests and xray results visit went well going to do PTO maybe a month later on shoulder dr geary is great
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08/31/2020

Dr Geary is always professional and listens to you about what you came to see him about !
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08/20/2020

I have been very well cared for with *Dr. Geary and his team.
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08/08/2020

Very good .
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08/03/2020

Everyone is amazing.
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08/03/2020

DR GEAREY AND HIS ASSISTANTS PRESENT AN EXCELLENT BED SIDE MANNER..I LEAVE FEELING CONFIDENT IN HIS TREATMENT AND ADVICE.
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Meet Dr. Geary

Dr. Geary Gives Running Tips on “What’s Up at the Rec?”

Nick's Story

When young athletes get injured, they typically embark on a challenging journey that can often take them off the field for some time. Star student-athlete, Nick Hall, understands this journey all too well, when an ordinary practice at the start of his Senior football season at Cohasset High School ended with a torn ACL and meniscus…..

Specializing In

Sports Medicine
Arthroscopy
Joint Replacement
Orthopedic Trauma

Medical Degree

University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Farmington, CT

Internship/Residency

Boston University Medical Center
Boston, MA

Sports Medicine Fellowship

Southern California Orthopaedic Institute
Van Nuys, CA

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Sports medicine, Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair,
Hip arthroscopy, Ankle arthroscopy, Knee arthroscopy,
Knee replacement surgery, Shoulder replacement surgery,
Orthopedic trauma.

Specialty Society Memberships:

AAOS     American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
AOSSM   American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
AANA     Arthroscopy Association of North America
MMS      Massachusetts Medical Society
MOA      Massachusetts Orthopedic Association

Hospital Affiliations

South Shore Hospital, South Weymouth, MA – Active Staff

Team coverage

Scituate High School Football

Publications

Mazzocca AD, Nissen CW, Geary M, Adams DJ. Valgus medial collateral ligament rupture
causes concomitant loading and damage of the anterior cruciate ligament.
J Knee Surg. 2003; 16(3):148-151.

Geary M, Schepsis A. Sports medicine update. Management of first time patellar
dislocations. Orthopedics. 2004; 27(10): 1058-1062.