Christopher Judson, MD

Christopher Judson, MD

Christopher Judson, MD

Specialties

Hand & Wrist
Elbow
Trauma / Fractures

Biography

Dr. Christopher Judson grew up in Suffield, Connecticut and attended the Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Connecticut. He then graduated magna cum laude from Colgate University in 2007 where he majored in molecular biology. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree in 2011 from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, and he graduated as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Judson completed his orthopedic residency training at the University of Connecticut in 2016, where he authored multiple textbook chapters and research papers.

Dr. Judson is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. In addition to having a strong foundation in general orthopedics, Dr. Judson is especially interested in surgery of the hand and upper extremity. He completed his Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. During that year, he focused on treatment of disorders of the hand, wrist, and elbow.

He has a particular interest in fractures, nerve compression, sports injuries, and arthritis of the upper extremity. He has also spent significant time treating pediatric injuries, Dupuytren’s disease, and performing microvascular surgery. He has extensive training in his fellowship, performing wide-awake hand surgery for multiple diagnoses, including carpal tunnel and trigger finger.

Dr. Judson resides in West Hartford, CT with his wife, Jessica, and their children. He enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, playing guitar, and hiking with his two dogs.

Education

Under Graduate:Colgate University, 2003-2007, BA
Medical School:Tufts University School of Medicine, 2007-2011, MD
Residency:University of Connecticut, 2011-2016, Orthopaedics
Fellowship:University of Utah School of Medicine, 2016-2017, Hand and Upper Extremity

Curriculum Vitae

Hospital Affiliations

Hartford Hospital