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Robert Yaghoubian, M.D.

Hand & Upper Extremity Specialist | Surgeon

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Office Locations:
Danbury, Litchfield, New Milford, Sharon

Specialty Areas:
Hand surgery, elbow surgery, and upper extremity surgery

"Dr. Yaghoubian's extremely professional and responsive approach to patient care is unique in the area. For over 15 years we've seen his patients heal quickly, often ahead of schedule with excellent results." 
-Nordicare Physical Therapy, Sharon, CT

Board Certifications:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (recertified 2013)
ABOS: Surgery of the Hand Subspecialty (recertified 2013)
National Board of Medical Examiners

Medical Licenses:
Connecticut, New York

Dr. Robert Yaghoubian specializes in hand, elbow, and upper extremity surgeries. He capped his highly honored medical education and training—including the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Award for the student with the highest scholastic rating for the 4 years of medical school—with fellowship training in Hand Surgery, Upper Extremity Surgery, and Microsurgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

Dr. Yaghoubian graduated from New York University School of Medicine. He completed his surgical internship at the New York University Medical Center of Bellevue Hospital followed by residency in Orthopedic Surgery at The Hospital for Joint Diseases and Bellevue Hospital. Throughout his career, Dr. Yaghoubian has co-authored a number of clinical publications and has presented at regional and national meetings in the areas of orthopedic and hand surgery.

Fellowship & Graduate Training:

  • Fellow: Hand, Upper Extremity and Microsurgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Pittsburgh, PA
  • Resident: Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Medical Center, Hospital for Joint Diseases/Bellevue Hospital ; New York, NY
  • Intern: General Surgery, NYU Medical Center, Hospital for Joint Diseases/Bellevue Hospital; New York, NY


  • Doctor of Medicine (with distinction), New York University School of Medicine; New York, NY
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry (magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa), New York University; New York, NY


  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor Since: 2013
  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor (2020-2021)
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2013-2022)
  • Castle Connolly Metro Area Top Doctor (2016)
  • Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors (2021-2023)
  • Moffly Media Top Doctor - Fairfield County (2021)
  • Vitals Patients' Choice (2011, 2018, 2020)
  • America's Most Honored Doctors (2020)
  • America's Most Honored Doctors - Top 10% (2016, 2020-2021)
  • America's Most Honored Professionals - Top 5% (2017-2019)
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll

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