Ira K. Evans III M.D.
The following are reviews from patients of Dr. Evans.
– Donna L.
“He is a wonderful man who really cares about his patients!!!”
– Deborah E.
“I can't say enough about Dr Evans. I have been putting off my total knee replacement surgery for years and I finally decided to take the plunge. Dr. Evans had told me I would know when it was time, and he never pushed me. The morning after surgery @ 5:30, I look up and there he was checking in on me! When does he sleep? I have started my recovery at home with PT and have been quite pleased with progress. I look forward to getting back to work soon. Should you choose to have surgery, I highly recommend Dr. Evans.”
– Mike B.
“So glad i was able to see Dr. Ira Evans. My knee hasn't felt this good in years. Fantastic surgeon ! Humble person.”
– Dexter D.
“Very re-assuring, timely, professional, compassionate”
– Solange L.
“He has great experience. He is very professional and a great surgeon.”
– John H.
“I came in for consult on my knee and was very pleased with Dr. Ira Evans. Very candid and forthright with his opinion and cognizant of my needs considering the finding of my X-rays. He was informative regarding my options and discussed surgical procedures, rehab and pain management following surgery. Dr. Evans listened intently and was very easy to converse with. I felt that he was engaged throughout the exam and was confident that he took a personal interest in me. I felt assured by his professional demeanor and his down to earth style, I will certainly feel comfortable having him as my surgeon when the time comes.”
– Steven K.
“Both the Physician's Assistant and Dr. Evans were straightforward to talk with, informative, and fully explained solutions to my issues. Quick action on a set of x-rays and their content. I received several next steps. Excellent.”
– Charles C.
“I went to see Dr. Evans for a consultation for knee pain. He was friendly, caring, and gave me as much time as I needed. He suggested a plan of action and follow up care. His assistant was very caring, also.”
– Janice K.
“Dr. Evans listens and acts on the information you give him. You get the feeling he has a ton of experience and that you are "in good hands." He takes time to answer questions and ensure your understanding. Most of all, I am thrilled that my pre-surgery pain is gone. Dr. Evans' estimate on time-frame until my knee would feel like itself again is right on. I appreciate his professionalism and most of all, his expertise.”
– Julie S.
“Courteous, professional, thorough, and an excellent diagnostician. I am confident that his treatment recommendation will help me be the best I can be. Thank you.”
– Christine B.
“Four-month check-up following knee replacement surgery everything progressing as well as can be expected”
– Paul E.
“Dr. Evans is a kind person and an excellent physician. I had a knee replacement a few years ago, and now next week I am having my other knee replaced by him, and I know it will be a very successful operation, Thank you, Dr. Evans.”
– Susan B.
“Thanks to Dr. Evans and staff for getting me into an already busy schedule. Thanks also to Matt. You can drain my knees anytime! Thanks again, Dr. Evans.”
– P K.
“Dr. Ira Evans is a very kind doctor all my visits with him are Pleasant, and I’m glad is my doctor.”
– Richard F.
“Dr. Ira Evans is by far the best sports medicine Doctor on the north shore.”
– Brian G.
“I have been treated by Dr. Ira Evans (for various body parts!) for many years. He has always addressed my needs in a friendly and courteous manner.”
– Sherry P.
“Ira was great to communicate, and the procedure went great as well.”
– Michael R.
“I had a total knee replacement three weeks ago, and every aspect of my care has been outstanding.”
– Maryellen C.
“He was a kind professional, excellent sense of humor, and bedside matter. He explained everything that was to happen and the outcome. I have recommended this healthcare provider to all my friends and family,”
– Rita C.
“Dr. Evans was compassionate, reassuring, and knowledgeable. He was personally recommended to me by other individuals I know who are his patients. I have wanted to transfer my orthopedic care to the NorthShore, and I feel like I have found the right place. Everyone at Sports Medicine North I have encountered has been very professional and helpful. Thank you.”
– Cynthia L.
“Dr. Evans was very knowledgeable and answered all of my questions. I was given detailed information and did not feel rushed. I am looking forward to continuing with Dr. Evans.”
– Pauline L.
“Staff was professional, thorough. Great experience considering it was surgery. Dr. Evans is the best.”
– Al M.
“It was easy, seamless, and very informative. I was seen on time and seen promptly. I had no issues at all, and everything went very well.”
– Jeffrey D.
“I am happy with my results of my TKR. With the excellent care, I received by Dr. Evans I can continue my love of hiking, swimming and keeping my very active lifestyle.”
– Jill M.
“Merely the best Ortho Doc around! Tremendous person, caring, devoted and highly skilled. Dr. Ira Evans is genuinely interested in healing the patient. Dr. Evans offers that rare quality of compassion but setting realistic expectations.”
– William C.
“Dr. Ira Evans is not only brilliant he is very caring. Takes time to explain and to answer all questions. He always goes above and beyond when caring for his patients. I would highly recommend him! He loves knees and is an expert in his field. Can’t even express what a wonderful person he is!”
– Paula D.
“I was promptly seen by a very professional staff. Thank you.”
– Michael F.
“Spent as much time as I needed picking his brain. Never felt rushed and felt at ease.”
– Elaine T.
“As soon as I walked into your office, the staff was so kind and welcoming. The receptionist spent time verifying my insurance and reassuring me that she would handle any issues. Dr. Evans went above and beyond my expectations. Not only is he highly qualified, but he is also kind, understanding and professional. I feel so blessed to be a patient of SMN!”
– Mary S.
“He is amazing! No better physician than Dr. Evans!!”
– Tammy J.
“Dr. Evans is a real specialist in his field who knows and loves his work. He has a reputation as being the knee guy on the North Shore which is well deserved. Dr Evans is professional and caring. I have been in good hands and very grateful to be.”
– Kelly B.
“Fantastic care and professionalism without losing the personal touch that so often isn't present in modern health care. From every staff member to Dr. Evans it has always been an excellent experience for me. And a special thanks to P.A. Matt who is the best!”
– Mark D.
“Dr. Evans performed a total knee replacement on my right knee. I couldn’t be happier with the outcome! Very personable and responsive to any questions I had. I highly recommend Dr. Evans.”
– Shawn M.
“Dr. Evans highly recommended to me. He spends the time to explain and show me what is wrong with my knee and what all options are available to help me with my problem.”
– Jody M.
“I have known Dr. Evans as a professional colleague for many years and he is the only one I would trust to take care of my orthopedic needs. He is a wonderful, kind man, patient, and understanding. I highly value his judgment and recommendations.”
– Mona S.
“Always a pleasurable experience with Dr. Evans. I appreciate all the time and consideration he takes with my care and trying to not have me go through another surgery. We are going to try the Visco injections as a last try then MRI.”
– Nancy H.
“Dr. Evans has always been very helpful to me and listens when the pain is off the charts! I cant wait to have my new knee! Thanks, Dr. Evans!”
– Danielle S.
“Dr. Evans is exceptionally kind and personable. He takes extra time to explain things when asked. He is very proactive and upbeat as well.”
– Heather D.
– Ian E.
“At this visit, I received x-rays and staff were pleasant and accommodated. I then saw PA Matt who was very friendly and knowledgeable. He administered cortisone injections to both knees. He was very skilled, and no pain was involved. I was then seen by Dr. Evans, and as usual, I was happy with his diagnosis and plan. I am always satisfied with my treatment from this practice.”
– Patricia H.
“Worth the wait:-), I always feel confident that I get the best advice from Dr. Evans and his PAs especially Matt! Considering full knee replacement, I was reminded that life is short! I had two partials over five years ago and was utterly delighted, now one is showing unrelated problems and have a lot I want to accomplish and will move forward sooner rather than later!”
– Joan M.
“Dr. Evans has always been the best physician I have ever seen. He is so kind, knowledgeable and compassionate. I would highly recommend him.”
– Tammy J.
“Dr. Evans and his team provided outstanding service and care from initial consultation and pre-surgery prep through the surgical procedure and post-operative care. In particular, Dr. Evans availability to answer questions throughout the process provided invaluable comfort to me as someone who had never been through a surgical procedure before.”
– Michael C.
“The entire staff was courteous, helpful, and very thorough. I always felt like they cared about my problem and a good outcome was their top priority. Since my surgery, my results have been good. I wish I had this procedure a long time ago. I would highly recommend Dr. Evans and his staff to anyone having a surgery like mine.”
– Robert M.
“I had a knee replacement that after two years I was in so much pain I could barely walk. I went to several doctors who told me nothing was wrong. I finally found Dr. Evan's and he took the right kind of x-rays that showed my knee was loose on the top and bottom. He did a reversion surgery, and I can walk today.”
– Nancy J.
“Dr. Evans and his pas are fabulous. Always friendly and professional.”
– Donna D.
“I had two knee replacements within nine weeks of each. My procedure went smooth, and I could not have been more pleased with Dr. Evans. He explained everything so I would know what to expect and he followed up to assure my well being and satisfaction. He has a great staff of employees who I found very professional and caring.”
– William M.
“Extremely knowledgeable, explanations are obvious, the outcome is very satisfactory thus far.”
– Paul G.
“Dr. Evans is fabulous. The entire process for my knee replacement was professional, informative during the process, and the outcome was great. I cannot say enough good things.”
– Kevin S.
“I love Dr. Evans and staff have always treated me with the utmost respect and kindness. The staff at physical therapy were fabulous too! I'll miss them now that my treatment is done.”
– Robin S.
“I had a cortisone shot and a few months later had a gel shot. They both helped so much and the doctor administered both.”
– Francinw C.
“I have been going to Dr. Evans for the past 15 years. I can’t say enough good about how I have been cared for. He takes the time to explain everything so that you can understand. He takes pride in his work. I recently had two knee replacements and an issue with a fall I took recently. He is always there when you need him. He has a great staff. All of them care about your well being.”
– William M.
“I feel that Dr. Evans did an awesome job on my surgeries and the staff was incredibly kind, attentive and knowledgeable! I really believed my care was top notch!”
– Elizabeth C.
“Dr. Evans is the best knee surgeon that one could ever have. I had a total knee replacement just a few months agao on my left knee. He had an agency come to my home after a short rehab stint. I am now at Sports Medicine Rehab at Lahey Danvers. I have no pain in my knee. The PT staff there is excellent as well. Dr. Evans excels in his profession!!”
– Mary S.
“Efficient, responsive, great follow up and patient support. Any dealings with Dr. Evans are always great. Most importantly the results have always been successful!!”
– Whitey B.
“Dr. Evans performed complete knee replacement in my left knee in January and complete knee replacement in my right knee in September. All went well and I am in PT presently for my right knee. Very happy that I have taken the surgical steps needed to correct my knee issues. Dr. Evans prepared me well for these surgeries and I had the utmost confidence in him during pre and post surgeries. Thank you.”
– Bruce S.
“Very comforting and makes his patients feel important.”
– Peter T.
“Have been a patient of Dr. Evans for years now. He has done two knee surgeries on me. He listens to my concerns, answers my questions, and works with me to meet my goals for treatment. I really appreciate that!”
– Elizabeth W.
– Rosanne D.
“Dr. Evans is great. Never pushed surgery on me, but after other methods failed to relieve knee pain, a mutual decision was reached for an arthroscopic procedure to be performed. The administration, nursing staff, OR folks, anesthesia, recovery nurses at the Orthopedic Surgical Center all made my experience less traumatic. Pre/post procedure instructions were concise and easy to follow. I am looking forward to a full recovery.”
– Derek B.
“Dr. Evans is top notch in every way...people skills, as well as his ability to make his patients feel calm and to assure them they are in the correct place and in the right hands. My knee replacement surgery went very well, my staples coming out on Wednesday. Everything is going better than expected.”
– Debora C.
“Dr. Evans is a superstar! Very efficient but very personable and really cared about me. BTW I just won the Golf Championship at our club out here in Montana, only four months after surgery. Going off on a hike this afternoon!”
– Susan B.
“Always a good experience seeing Dr Evans. From the moment I walk in to when I leave it all goes smoothly. Thank you.”
– Madeline R.
“From X-rays to MRI and office visits, I had total confidence that Dr. Evans could help solve my problem. I followed his advice and went to physical therapy. I will continue with exercises at home, and if I have additional questions or problems, Dr. Evans will be my first telephone call. Thanks for being there when I needed your professional opinion.”
– Carol J.
– Daniel K.