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Hugh M. O’Flynn, M.D.


Adult Hip & Knee Reconstruction


Adult Reconstruction Surgeon

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Verified Patient Rating: 5 (478 patient reviews and ratings)

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About Dr. O’Flynn

Dr. O’Flynn is a board-certified and fellowship-trained adult reconstruction surgeon. He has experience in the most advanced procedures for hip and knee conditions and injuries, including primary total joint replacement, primary total joint revision, and knee arthroscopy. Dr. O’Flynn uses his advanced training in hip and knee reconstructive procedures to help his patients return to their active lives.

Postgraduate Training

  • Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction Surgery: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1998 – 1999
  • Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 1994 – 1998
  • Internship in General Surgery: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara, CA, 1993 – 1994


  • Doctorate of Medicine: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 1993
  • Master of Science in Biomechanical Engineering: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1989
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biochemical Sciences: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1988

Professional Memberships

  • Ipswich School Committee
  • Lahey Health Beverly Hospital Board of Trustees
  • Thomas B. Quigley Society
“Dr. O’Flynn is one of the nicest, great personality, friendly, down-to-earth doctor I have ever dealt with. I’m really glad I have been dealing with him. The first doctor I saw there misdiagnosed my injury. That is when I started to see Dr. O’Flynn, and he caught the screwup the previous doctor did.”
– Colleen M.
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