At Coastal Orthopaedics, Drs. Michael M. Lynch, Nicholas V. Polifroni and Paul D. Protomastro, three of the 15 professionals at Norwalk’s largest orthopaedic practice, combine years of experience with the latest technology to deliver high-quality care for the entire spectrum of orthopaedic ailments. DR. MICHAEL M. LYNCH graduated from Dartmouth College and Dartmouth Medical School. He completed the Harvard combined orthopaedic residency program and a fellowship in sports medicine at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore. He also spent extended time at Boston Children’s Hospital, expanding his pediatric orthopaedic knowledge. His interests span adult and pediatric orthopaedics, sports medicine, computer-assisted knee replacements, partial knee replacements, and arthroscopic shoulder surgery including rotator cuff repairs. DR. NICHOLAS V. POLIFRONI, chief of the orthopaedic section at Norwalk Hospital, graduated from New York Medical College and interned at Temple University Hospital. He completed his orthopaedic surgical residency at Lenox Hill Hospital and the Institute for Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma. He specializes in hip and knee replacements, but enjoys all aspects of orthopaedic medicine and surgery, including arthroscopic joint repair. His surgical techniques include minimally invasive approaches and custom-fit, MRI-based joint replacements. DR. PAUL D. PROTOMASTRO, an orthopaedic surgeon with expertise in surgery of the hand and upper extremity, received his M.D. at Jefferson Medical College and orthopaedic training at Case Western Reserve. He completed a fellowship in shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand reconstruction at Harvard Medical School and his practice is dedicated to managing disorders of the hand and upper extremity. He has a special interest in arthroscopic shoulder surgery, total joint replacement of the shoulder, elbow and wrist, and minimally invasive surgery of the upper extremity. Active in orthopaedic societies, he brings the latest technologic advances to the Norwalk community.
Practice: Coastal Orthopaedics
Other Office Locations: 36 Old Kings Hwy. S., Darien
131 Kings Hwy. N., Westport