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Duffield Ashmead, MD

Practice

Hartford Orthopaedic, Plastic, & Hand Surgeons, Inc. d/b/a The Hand Center

Specialty

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Board Certified
Pediatric Hand Surgery
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Congenital Hand Problems, Orthopedics, Reconstructive Surgery

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhospital.org/DuffieldAshmead

Phone

860.527.7161

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Gender
Male

Languages
English
French


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Bio

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.


Education

Undergraduate

  • Princeton University 1980 BA

Medical School

  • Columbia University 1984 MD

Internship

  • Hartford Hospital 1984-1987, General Surgery
  • University of Massachusetts Medical Center 1988-1990, Plastic Surgery

Fellowship

  • Connecticut Combined Hand 1987-1988, Hand Surgery
  • Hospital for Sick Children 1991, Pediatric Plastic and Hand Surgery
  • Wellington Hospital 1991, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

Faculty Appointments

University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Assistant Clinical Professor

Professional Organizations

American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Member
American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Member
British Society for Surgery of the Hand, Associate