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Dr. Fulkerson was keynote speaker at the Michigan Orthopedic Society meeting in Detroit October 26. He addressed over 200 orthopedic surgeons on current concepts of patella instability treatment. Dr. Fulkerson was guest of Dr. James Bicos, former sports medicine fellow at University of Connecticut and program director for the meeting. Additionally, Fulkerson gave grand Rounds at the Beaumont medical center where he is with their orthopedic surgery residents and faculty in this picture.

Our OAH team gathered recently to welcome our newest partner, Dr. Theodore Blaine who will be joining Orthopedic Associates of Hartford in January of 2018. Currently Dr. Blaine serves as the Interim Chairman of the Yale University Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation. Before joining Yale Orthopedics in 2011, he practiced for eight years with Columbia Orthopedics – New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York, and four years with University Orthopedics at Brown University. Dr. Blaine will serve as Associate Physician In Chief of the Bone & Joint Institute for 6 months and will then become the Physician in Chief of the Bone & Joint Institute on July 1, 2018. 

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Blaine! Click here to learn more about his impressive background.

Dr. Theodore A. Blaine is recognized nationally and internationally for his expertise in orthopedics. He completed his medical school training at UCONN, post-doctoral training at Brown and Yale, and an orthopedic surgery residency and fellowship in orthopedic research at the University of Rochester. He went on to complete a fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow/Sports Medicine at Columbia University and served as a visiting fellow in Elbow Surgery at the Mayo Clinic.

Dr. Blaine has a broad range of experience in academic, clinical, research and administrative roles at leading academic institutions. He joins us from Yale where he is currently serving as the Interim Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, as well as Chief of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. He serves as team physician for Yale Athletics.

Dr. Blaine currently performs the highest volume of shoulder replacement operations in Connecticut and has an excellent reputation for quality outcomes in these surgeries. He has received numerous postgraduate honors and teaching awards and is consistently elected as one of the Best Doctors in America. He is widely published and recently founded and serves as Co-Editor in Chief of the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty.

Dr. Blaine looks forward to seeing patients in the Hartford area starting in January. He will operate at the state-of-the-art Bone and Joint Institute, and at Hartford and Rocky Hill outpatient surgical centers.

Christopher JudsonDr. Christopher Judson completed his orthopedic training at UCONN and completed a fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremities at the University of Utah. He specializes in the treatment of disorders of the hand, wrist, and elbow with a particular interest in fractures, nerve compression, sports injuries, and arthritis of the upper extremity. Now scheduling appointments in Hartford, Newington, Plainville, and Rocky Hill. Call 860-223-8553. Click here to learn more about Dr. Judson

We now offer two ways to get quick and complete care for acute orthopedic injuries.

Walk-in Urgent Care in Farmington & Glastonbury

Weekdays – 4:30pm to 8:00pm / Weekends – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Click here to learn more about Urgent Care.

Same Day Visits by Appointment

Weekdays – 8:30am to 4:30pm. Call 860-244-8888 to be seen by an available provider in one of our locations to address injuries that require immediate care including workers’ compensation injuries.

J. Kristopher WareDr. J. Kristopher Ware began his career as a physical therapist before pursuing his medical degree at UCONN and a sports medicine fellowship at Brown University. He performs advanced arthroscopic techniques for the shoulder, hip, and knee, and has a special interest in the treatment of rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability, knee ligament tears, articular cartilage injuries, meniscal tears, femoroacetabular impingement and hip labrum tears. Now scheduling appointments in Hartford, Newington, Plainville, and Rocky Hill. Call 860-545-3210. Click here to learn more about Dr. Ware

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