DR. JAMES MAZZARA graduated New York University with a B.S. in biology before earning his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed an internship and residencies in general and orthopedic surgery at St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Medical Center and a fellowship in orthopedic research at The Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute in New York. Dr. Mazzara is the founder of the Connecticut Center for Orthopedic Surgery, one of the area’s busiest and most successful orthopedic surgery practices. He specializes is traumatic and degenerative conditions of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and knee. “When you’re practicing for 21 years, there is lot of valuable experience gained from treating and performing surgery on thousands of patients,” He says. “That experience benefits all patients, new and established, in the practice.” As an independent orthopedic surgeon, he recommends the best hospitals for individual patients. His skills and intuitive knowledge, combined with the newest proven technology and devices, provide optimal outcomes.
Organizations: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, State Medical Society, State Orthopaedic Society
Medical School: New York Medical College
Hospital Affiliations: Eastern Connecticut Health Network, Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute at Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford Hospital