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Michael G. Soojian, M.D.

Hand & Upper Extremity Specialist | Surgeon

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Office Locations:
Darien, Norwalk, Westport

Specialty Areas:
Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certification:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2009, recertified 2020)
ABOS: Surgery of the Hand Subspecialty(2012, recertified 2020)

Medical Licenses:

Dr. Soojian grew up on Long Island and attended Georgetown University for both his undergraduate and medical education. He went on to complete a general orthopaedic residency at New York University-Hospital for Joint Diseases. During his residency, Dr. Soojian was well trained in the operative and non-operative care of fractures in adults and children. He remained at NYU-HJD for an additional year to complete sub-specialty training in hand and upper extremity surgery. His fellowship has provided him with proficiency in the treatment of traumatic, congenital, and degenerative conditions of the entire upper extremity. He is also well versed in microsurgery and is experienced in the treatment of nerve compression syndromes, arthroscopy of the hand and wrist, and reconstructive surgery of the upper extremity including elbow and wrist replacement.

Fellowship & Graduate Training:

  • Fellowship:  Hand Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases; New York, NY: 2007
  • Resident: Orthopedic Program, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Diseases; New York, NY: 2006


  • Doctor of Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine (cum laude); Washington, DC: 2001
  • Master of Science in Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University; Washington DC: 1997
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (Dean's List), Georgetown University; Washington DC: 1996


  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor Since: 2020
  • Castle Connolly New York Metro Area's Top Doctors (2021-2023)
  • Moffly Media Top Doctor - Fairfield County (2020-2022)
  • Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors (2021-2024)
  • New York Magazine Top Doctors (2021-2024)
  • Vitals Patients’ Choice Award (2012, 2014, 2019)
  • America's Most Honored Professionals - Top 10% (2017)
  • America's Most Honored Professionals - Top 5% (2016)
  • Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
  • Vitals On-Time Award (2014)
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll

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