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August 24, 2018

Litchfield, CT – OrthoConnecticut, the combined practice of New Milford Orthopedics, Danbury Orthopedics, Connecticut Pain Care and Coastal Orthopedics, is hosting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Monday, August 27th at 5pm. This event will officially recognize the OrthoConnecticut Litchfield office which opened its doors this past spring. The Northwest CT Chamber of Commerce as well as Litchfield’s First Selectman, Leo Paul, will officiate the ceremony.

OrthoConnecticut’s newest office is staffed by four fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons with areas of expertise in Sports Medicine, Hand and Upper Extremity issues, Total Joint Replacement, Spine, Shoulder and Foot and Ankle issues. The new, conveniently-located facility offers on-site X-ray facilities and is open Monday to Friday from 8am – 5pm.

 “We are excited to see patients in the Litchfield community to accommodate the growing need for Orthopedic specialty care in the region,” explains Dr. Michael Brand, President of OrthoConnecticut.
Please, join us for light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments to commemorate the opening of this new location at 338 Bantam Road. For appointments, call 1.833.ORTHOCT (1.833.678.4628)or visit www.myorthoct.com.

For walk-in orthopedic urgent care on weekends (10 am – 3 pm) and evenings (until 8 pm), visit OrthoConnecticut’s OrthoCare Express office at 2 Riverview Drive in Danbury.

About OrthoConnecticutOrthoConnecticut is the combined practice of New Milford Orthopedics, Danbury Orthopedics, Coastal Orthopedics, and Connecticut Pain Care, where 31 fellowship-trained, Board-certified physicians provide care in ten office locations. The goal of the practice is to help patients regain mobility, lead active lives, and attain optimal health. Offices are located in Danbury, Darien, Litchfield, New Milford, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Sharon, Southbury, and Westport. To schedule an appointment with any of the physicians at OrthoConnecticut (New Milford Orthopedics/Danbury Orthopedics), please visit myorthoct.com or call 1.833.ORTHOCT (1.833.678.4628).

June 21, 2018

Expert Panel of Doctors from OrthoConnecticut Educated Over 70 Attendees at The Watermark at East Hill on Surgery and Rehabilitation

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Image of OrthoConnecticut Doctors, expert panelAn expert panel of doctors from OrthoConnecticut were welcomed with great success at the recent panel and luncheon held at The Watermark at East Hill on June 19th. The doctors, who represented the following multiple specialties: hip and knee arthroplasty, total and reverse shoulder replacement, minimally invasive spine surgery, thumb basal joint arthritis, ankle arthritis and treatment of rotator cuff tears, educated the audience on surgery, rehabilitation and more. After the chef prepared lunch was complete, the floor was open to over seventy attendees who asked a variety of questions to the panel. Both the doctors and the attendees appreciated and enjoyed the opportunity to connect at The Watermark at East Hill and look forward to future panel luncheons. pdfMore

Panel speakers:

John Dunleavy, MD: Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
Philip Mulieri, MD, PhD: Total and Reverse Shoulder Replacement
Justin Paul, MD: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Archit Patel, MD: Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
Randolph Sealey, MD: Update on Ankle Arthritis
Paul Tomaszewski, MD: Treatment of Rotator Cuff Tears




March 22, 2018

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DANBURY, CT — The physicians at OrthoConnecticut have once again been honored with some of the country’s most prestigious awards. Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd., has recognized Dr. Andrew Bazos, Dr. Michael Brand, Dr. Joseph DiGiovanni, Dr. Ross Henshaw, Dr. John G. Lunt, and Dr. Robert Yaghoubian as Top Doctors for 2017. Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors awards are given to leaders who are nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of American physicians each year. These Top Doctors' medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories—and much more—are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Only those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion. Doctors do not and cannot pay to be included in any Castle Connolly Guide or online directory.

In more good news, 10 OrthoConnecticut physicians were also among the winners of the 2018 Vitals Patients’ Choice awards. Vitals Patients’ Choice winners are chosen according to the overall rating a doctor receives from his or her patients for the calendar year. Awards are given for Compassionate Doctor, On-Time Physician, and Patient’s Choice. Dr. Angelo Ciminiello, Dr. Joseph DiGiovanni, Dr. James Depuy, Dr. Ross Henshaw, Dr. Frank Hermantin, Dr. Phillip J. Mulieri, Dr. John E. Mullen, Dr. Randolph J. Sealey, Dr. Daniel Southern, and Dr. Robert Yaghoubian have all won Vitals Patients’ Choice awards for 2018. Dr. Ciminiello is now a 7-time Patients’ Choice honoree, and Dr. Mulieri is now an 8-time winner the Patients’ Choice award and a 7-time recipient of the Compassionate Doctor award.

For more information, or to make an appointment with any of the award-winning OrthoConnecticut physicians, please visit www.myorthoct.com or call 1.833.ORTHOCT (1.833.674628).

March 01, 2018

Lisa Cyr, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, of OrthoConnecticut | Hand Therapy will be participating in the April 2018 Mission of Guatemala Healing Hands Foundation. She also traveled on a similar mission in 2015.

The organization is now accepting donations for their upcoming mission in 2018. If you are interested in helping out please go to: www.guatemalahands.org/home.

January 17, 2018

OrthoConnecticut Announces Expanded Office Hours for Dr. Frank Hermantin and Dr. Randolph Sealey in New Milford and Sharon, CT

Danbury, CT—We are happy to announce that Spine specialist Dr. Frank Hermantin is now available for patient appointments in our New Milford and Sharon offices. Beginning on Monday, February 5, 2018, Foot & Ankle specialist, Dr. Randolph Sealey will also begin seeing patients at the New Milford office. These additional office hours will complement their existing patient schedules at the practice’s Musculoskeletal Center of Excellence at 2 Riverview Drive in Danbury. The New Milford office is conveniently located at 131 Kent Rd in New Milford, and the Sharon office is centrally located in the northern part of the county at 50 Amenia Rd in Sharon.

Dr. Frank Hermantin Bio ImageDr. Frank Hermantin, a fellowship-trained spinal surgeon, specializes in minimally invasive back surgery, and performs more minimally invasive discectomies and outpatient spine surgeries than any other spine surgeon in the community. The majority of his patients, however, are treated nonsurgically. Dr Hermantin believes his most important job is to help patients regain all of their normal function without pain.


Image of Dr. Randolph Sealy for expanded office hours articleDr Randolph Sealey is the only fellowship-trained orthopedic foot and ankle subspecialist in the greater Danbury area, and his experience ranges from simple hammer toe and bunion correction to complex tendon and deformity correction (such as in severe flat feet). Dr. Sealey also specializes in the revision of failed foot and ankle procedures and in the care of arthritic ankle and foot joints. Dr. Sealey is fluent in Spanish and will gladly conduct appointments for Spanish speaking patients.

For more information, or to make an appointment with Dr. Hermantin or Dr. Sealey in their new office locations, please visit myorthoct.com or call 203.797.1500.

About OrthoConnecticut
OrthoConnecticut is the region’s premier, multi-specialty orthopedic and pain management practice, helping patients regain mobility, lead active lives, and attain optimal well-being. 31 fellowship-trained, board-certified physicians offer patient care at 9 offices in Danbury, Darien, New Canaan, New Milford, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Sharon, Southbury, and Westport. The practice’s urgent care service, OrthoCare Express, is open 7 days a week for emergencies and is available in Danbury, Darien, Norwalk and Westport. To make an appointment with any of the practice’s specialists, or to learn more about OrthoCare Express, please visit myorthoct.com or call 203.797.1500.