Orthopaedic Shoulder Surgeons in Connecticut

The best shoulder care keeps you moving forward.

When you injure your shoulder, simple movements can become really difficult. Relieving pain and getting you back to the lifestyle you’ve built is your first priority–and ours, too. At Connecticut Orthopaedics, you’ll receive a fast, accurate diagnosis and a treatment plan that is customized to you. Our shoulder surgeons provide you with the best and most comprehensive care in Connecticut to keep your joints working well.

Our Shoulder Specialists

    Kelms Amoo-Achampong, MD  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder

    Locations: Fairfield, Shelton, Trumbull, Westport

    Richard A. Bernstein  

    Primary Specialty
    Hand, Wrist and Elbow

    Additional: Shoulder

    Locations: Hamden, Branford, Milford

    David B. Cohen, MD, FAAOS  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Branford, Hamden, Orange, Wallingford

    John Daigneault  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder

    Locations: Hamden, Orange, Wallingford, Branford

    Richard Diana  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Knee, Shoulder

    Locations: Branford, Hamden, Orange, Wallingford

    John D. Kelley  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Branford, Guilford, Hamden, Orange

    Jeffrey M. Klauser  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Shelton

    Mark D. Lorenze  

    Primary Specialty
    Hand, Wrist and Elbow

    Additional: Shoulder

    Locations: Essex, Madison

    David Martin  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Trumbull, Shelton

    Rowland B. Mayor  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Knee, Shoulder

    Locations: Hamden, Orange, Branford

    Eric M. Padegimas  

    Primary Specialty
    Hand, Wrist and Elbow

    Additional: Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy, Shoulder

    Locations: Hamden, Guilford, Shelton, Wallingford

    Logan Petit, MD, MPH  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Branford, Cheshire, Hamden, Madison, Wallingford

    Alan M. Reznik, MD FAAOS  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Branford, Hamden, Milford, Wallingford

    Patrick A. Ruwe  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Branford, Hamden, Orange

    Aaron Schachter, MD  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Milford, Orange

    Derek S. Shia, MD  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Hamden, Milford, Branford

    James Spak  

    Primary Specialty
    Sports Medicine + Arthroscopy

    Additional: Shoulder, Knee

    Locations: Fairfield, Trumbull

    Common Shoulder Injuries

    • Shoulder Separation/Dislocation
    • Frozen Shoulder
    • Tendonitis of the Long Head of the Bicep
    • Rotator Cuff Tears
    • Shoulder Impingement
    • Flexor Tendinitis
    • Broken Collarbone

    Our Comprehensive Approach to Shoulder Care

    After identifying the root of the problem, our team focuses on providing you the best possible outcome. Our experienced orthopaedic shoulder surgeons use minimally invasive and conventional surgical procedures along with nonsurgical treatments. Plus, we work closely with our in-house physiatrists, pain management experts, physical therapists, and occupational therapists who guide you through diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation. We are here from the start of the issue until you can seamlessly get back into your daily routine.

    In order to make recovery as easy as possible, we offer a full array of diagnostic equipment including in-office X-Rays and three MRI centers with convenient weeknight and weekend hours. We also have our own Surgical Center in Branford and 12 in-house physical therapy centers so you can find what’s convenient for you. Whatever your needs, you have a team of the best shoulder surgeons in Connecticut working with you to keep you moving forward.