Amit Lahav, MD, FAAOS

Dr. Amit Lahav is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, proficient in arthroscopic surgery and minimally-invasive total joint replacement surgery, including computer navigation and robotic-assisted surgery. He has a special interest in state-of-the-art surgical technology to provide more accurate and precise results in joint replacement.

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Additional Specialties

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Contact

For all general questions, prescription refills or to schedule an appointment, contact our office at:

Phone:
203.848.2379
Fax:
203.654.2515

Education and Training

  • B.S. Engineering - Cooper Union
  • M.D. Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Stony Brook University Medical Center
  • Fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy at University of Utah
  • Fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction and Joint Replacement at University of Utah

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Connecticut Orthopaedics Surgical Center – Branford
  • Connecticut Orthopaedic Institute at MidState Medical Center

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" Excellent Care Clean Office, Very Professional "

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" Excellent overall experience from receptionist to doctor "

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" All staff members were pleasant and personable. I didn't have to wait long for any aspect of my visit. Dr. Lahav was very attentive and helped me to assess what steps I should take with regard to my issue. I am very satisfied with my visit today. Being treated like a person, not a case. "

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" I was very happy with Dr. Lahavn< br />He is not an alarmist and took a moren< br />Conservative approach.n< br />I felt satisfied with his plan for me.n< br />Thank you Dr Lahavn< br /> "

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" Just loved meeting Dr. Lahav and the time he spent with me. I had heard so many good reviews, that I was very happy I made the appointment with him and his staff. "

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Conditions and Treatments

CONDITIONS OF FOOT & LOWER EXTREMITY

Ankle

Heel

Broken Bones and Injury

CONDITIONS OF THE HIP

Hip

Broken Bones and Injury

Surgical Treatment & Complications

CONDITIONS OF THE KNEE

Broken Bones and Injury

Fractures

Pain Syndromes

Diseases and Syndromes

Arthritis

Nonsurgical Treatment

Surgical Treatment

CONDITIONS OF THE SHOULDER

CONDITIONS OF THE SPINE

Sprains, Strains and Other Injuries

Diseases and Syndromes

Pain Syndromes

Nonsurgical Treatment

Other Injuries

CONDITIONS OF THE HAND/WRIST

Fractures

Sprains, Strains and Other Injuries

Hand

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Full Biography

Dr. Amit Lahav is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon known amongst his patients for his superb surgical skills as well as his outstanding bedside manner. He is proficient in arthroscopic surgery and minimally-invasive total joint replacement surgery, including computer navigation and robotic-assisted surgery. He has a special interest in state-of-the-art surgical technology to provide more accurate and precise results in joint replacement.

Dr. Lahav is currently a member of the active attending staff at Connecticut Orthopaedic Institute at MidState Medical Center, Yale-New Haven Health and Bridgeport Hospital-Milford Campus, where he has introduced a number of innovative ideas for orthopedic care. He has authored numerous articles, lectured at several national medical conferences, and currently hosts a television medical program called Your Healthcare on Citizens TV in New Haven County. He serves on the Connecticut State Medical Society Aspects of Sports Medicine Committee and in 2011 was awarded the prestigious Milford Hospital Outstanding Physician for Clinical Excellence Award.

After earning his bachelor’s degree in Engineering at Cooper Union, Dr. Lahav graduated from New York’s prestigious Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 1998 and served as Chief Resident in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Stony Brook University Medical Center. He also completed two fellowships at the University of Utah, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy and Adult Joint Reconstruction Surgery. He served as a visiting instructor at the University of Utah and an attending staff member in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Salt Lake City Veterans Administration Medical Center.

Associations

  • Connecticut State Medical Society Aspects of Sports Medicine Committee

Awards

  • Milford Hospital Outstanding Physician for Clinical Excellence Award – 2011