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Ira K. Evans III, MD


Dr. Evans specializes in the management of knee and sports injuries. Dr. Evans focuses his practice on complex knee problems. He is trained in the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques of the knee including ligament reconstruction, cartilage restoration, and joint replacement surgery. He, along with Drs. Fehnel, O’Holleran, and Polansky, cover many of the school teams on the North Shore. Dr. Evans is board-certified in orthopedic surgery.

AllWays Health Partners (formerly Neighborhood Health Plan / NHP)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Massachusetts
Tufts Health Plan
WellSense Health Plan (formerly BMC healthnet)

Sports Medicine North accepts most major insurance carriers and plans. Please see the list of accepted insurance carriers below. To confirm if we accept your specific plan, please contact our billing department at (978) 818-6407 and have your insurance card available. Our team will be happy to provide additional information.


Fellowship in Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy: The Orthopedic Specialty Clinic, Salt Lake City, UT

Medical School

Doctorate of Medicine: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN


Residency in Orthopedic Surgery: University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT


Bachelor of Arts: Yale University, New Haven, CT


Internship in General Surgery: Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT

Internship: Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopaedic Surgery Board Certification

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