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Dr. Jay Boughanem



Dr. Jay Boughanem is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with a specialty in shoulder surgery. He received his medical degree from the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University with a Shoulder Surgery & Sports Medicine Fellowship at Harvard University. He is based in Hilo, HI.

Medical School

Northwestern University - Feinberg School of Medicine - Chicago, IL


McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - Orthopedic Surgery


Harvard University Medical School - Boston, MA: Shoulder Surgery & Sports Medicine

Osaka Medical College - Osaka, Japan: Shoulder Surgery


American Board of Orthopedic Surgery - Diplomat

American College of Surgeons - Fellow

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons - Fellow

Academic Appointments

Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine

Hospital / Clinic Affiliations

Queen's North Hawai'i Community Hospital
Hawai'i Shoulder Orthopedic Institute
Hilo Community Surgery Center
Hilo Medical Center
Kona Community Hospital
Aliʻi Ambulatory Surgery Center
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