Kay S. Kane , MD


(617) 731-1600

Skin Care Physicians Chestnut
1244 Boylston St Ste 302
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467


Dr. Kane graduated from Harvard Medical School. She is board-certified in Dermatology, and trained in the Harvard Combined Dermatology Training Program including the following institutions: Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, The Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Cambridge City Hospital, Harvard Vanguard Group, and the VA Hospitals. Before becoming a practicing Boston area dermatologist, Dr. Kane completed an internship at Boston Children's Hospital and is currently on the active staff at Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Mt. Auburn Hospital. She is also a courtesy staff member at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Kane has an appointment as Instructor of Dermatology in the Department of Dermatology at Harvard Medical School. She is the author of several papers, book chapters and teaching articles. She is the first author of a textbook: Color Atlas and Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology, currently in press. She has also co-authored a CD-ROM on: The Oral and Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV Disease. Dr. Kane is an active member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Dermatology, the Society for Pediatric Dermatology, the Dermatology Foundation, and the New England Dermatology Society. She has lectured to medical students as well as physicians on dermatologic topics such as viral diseases, pediatric skin care and adult cosmetic procedures. She is also the recipient of the annual Harvard Teaching Award. Before medical school Dr. Kane lived and went to school in the Newton area. She graduated with honors from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts. For four years she served as a Teaching Fellow, Pre-Medical Advisor and Residential Tutor at Eliot House for Harvard College undergraduates. Her special interests include pediatric dermatology, dermatologic surgery, sclerotherapy and other cosmetic procedures.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 28 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and Chinese

Education & Training

Medical School: Harvard Medical School

Graduation Date: in 1993

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Boston Children's Hospital
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center West Campus

Specialties: Dermatology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter from CelticCare Health MRF
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS MA HMO Blue Select
  • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim ElevateHealth HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Maines Choice HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Minuteman Health Massachusetts
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Liberty EPO/PPO
  • Tufts Granite Advantage EPO, PPO and Saver
  • Tufts Granite Premier Choice EPO and PPO
  • Tufts PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Kane's Office Information

Fax: (617) 773-1160
Website: www.skincarephysicians.net
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Kane's Other Office Information

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 355-6117

Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:


Belmont Medical Associates
725 Concord Ave Ste 4100
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 864-8822

Fax:(617) 786-4009
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:


Fax:(781) 133-5742
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours: