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Mastella, Daniel James, MD

Hand Surgery Leader, Hartford Hospital Bone & Joint Institute




English, French, German, Polish, Spanish

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise
Arthroscopic Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Microsurgery, Orthopedics

Hospitals and Organizations

  • Hartford Hospital
  • Hartford Surgery Center
  • Hartford Hospital Glastonbury Surgery Center


The Philadelphia Hand Center at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital ‐ Hand Surgery

Medical School
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

University of Connecticut School of Medicine ‐ Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Organizations

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellow
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Candidate Member
  • New England Hand Society, Member
  • New England Shoulder & Elbow Society, Member


The Hand Center is dedicated to reconstruction and rehabilitation of the hand, wrist and upper extremity. Our clinical staff has achieved national and international recognition for their efforts in clinical care, research and education, both in hand surgery and hand therapy. Our focus is on restoration of function of the hand and return to normal activity. Dr. Daniel Mastella began practicing and joined the hospital staff in 2003. He's resided in the area his entire life. To visit The Hand Center website, click here: