Tedd L. Weisman, MD

Dr. Tedd Weisman is a physician-partner at Connecticut Orthopaedics. He has been a Board-Certified orthopedic fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons since 1992, and continues his 10-year interval Maintenance of Certification with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He has additional subspecialty fellowship training in Hand Surgery. He held the position of Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Milford Hospital from 2005-2019, and served a successful two-year term as President of the Milford Hospital Medical Staff from 2008-2010.

Primary Specialty

Additional Specialties

General Orthopaedics
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Hi – I’m Doctor Tedd Weisman. I’m an Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon here at Connecticut Orthopaedics. I do have a philosophy about how I interact with patients, but I actually don’t call it a philosophy. Because, I think that’s too theoretical. I call it a modus operandi or an M.O. It’s a way of thinking about how a patient feels when they come to the office. And I find that if I put myself in their shoes and I actually listen to what they say. I mean listen – for one maybe even two minutes, which seems like an eternity to most of us physicians. Many times the patients will tell you what hurts. They’ll give you the diagnosis. All we have to do is listen. Patients very often ask, am I having major surgery as we discuss and plan for surgery. What I tell them is, what one of my mentors told me and I live by this philosophy, that the surgery should be major for me and minor for you.

Contact

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

Phone:
203.877.5522
Fax:
203.877.2108

Education and Training

  • B.A. Biology/Psychology - University of Pennsylvania
  • M.D. - New York Medical College
  • Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery - St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center
  • Fellowship in Hand & Microvascular Surgery - Stony Brook University Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Connecticut Orthopaedics Surgical Center – Branford
  • Bridgeport Hospital- Milford Campus
  • Milford Surgical Center

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Connecticut Orthopaedics
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" Prompt courteous scheduling of an appointment. Staff truly showed "patient concern". FANTASTIC experience in scheduling, staff listened and provided guidance of how to register online, etc. Concern over injury, ensuring I was seen by a doctor, xrays onsite and brace fitted in office-superior efficiency. "

Connecticut Orthopaedics
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" Confusing info. Asked to come to office 15 minutes early for X-ray but upon arrival was told dr wanted to see patient first then X-ray then dr reviews findings w patient. So lots of waiting around for no reason. But nice staff and fast X-ray "

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" CT Orthopedics office staff was able to able to fit me in very quickly nWhen I arrived at the office they were just as friendly and professional nWhen I met with the doctor he diagnosed my problem, provided me with a cure with a friendly professional manner nI highly recommend CT Orthopedics "

Connecticut Orthopaedics
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" I am very pleased as Dr. Weisman was extremely thorough with his explanation for the symptoms I was experiencing. Everyone was very personable and professional "

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" QUICK, FRIENDLY, EVERYTHING YOU WOULD WANT. QUICKNESS AND TREATMENT "

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Full Biography

Dr. Tedd Weisman is a physician-partner at Connecticut Orthopaedics. He has been a Board-Certified orthopaedic fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons since 1992, and continues his 10-year interval Maintenance of Certification with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He has additional subspecialty fellowship training in Hand Surgery. He held the position of Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Milford Hospital from 2005-2019, and served a successful two-year term as President of the Milford Hospital Medical Staff from 2008-2010.

He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and his Medical Degree from New York Medical College. Dr. Weisman completed his General Surgery Internship and Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital & Medical Center in New York City. He also served as Chief Resident in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at St. Vincent’s Hospital. Dr. Weisman then completed a Hand & Microvascular Surgery Fellowship at Stony Brook University Hospital in New York. At Stony Brook, Dr. Weisman was mentored by Dr. Lawrence Hurst. (Dr. Hurst had formulated and brought to market Xiaflex, a medication used worldwide that allows doctors to treat Dupuytren’s Disease of the hand with one injection rather than surgery. Dr. Weisman was one of the first orthopedic surgeons in the northeast to treat patients with Xiaflex.)

After his training, and prior to moving to Connecticut, Dr. Weisman resided in New York, where he served as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at New York Medical College, and Chief of Hand Surgery at St. Agnes Hospital in White Plains, New York. He was founder and managing director of OrthopedicHealth, LLC from 2003 through its successful merger with Connecticut Orthopaedics in 2013.

Associations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Connecticut Orthopaedic Society
  • Connecticut State Medical Society
  • Milford Medical Society
  • New Haven County Medical Society