The following is a paid advertisement for one or more physicians selected by Castle Connelly as Top Doctors for 2021. See the entire list here.


DR. ANGELO CIMINIELLO specializes in complex arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, orthopedic trauma, and fracture care. He earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Connecticut, and completed a fellowship in sports medicine at New England Baptist Hospital. He was an assistant team physician to the Boston Celtics and Northeastern University. He is currently the team physician for the Danbury Hat Tricks, a professional hockey team, as well as Ridgefield and Bethel High Schools. “I am thrilled to be able to care for patients of all ages, with simple to complex musculoskeletal issues, and help them return to mobility, and the full spectrum of daily activities and athletics.”

DR. EDMUND GANAL specializes in sports medicine, including shoulder, knee, and hip arthroscopies in addition to treating fractures and practicing general orthopedics. He graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and completed his internship and orthopedic surgery residency at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego. He completed his fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at the prestigious Steadman Philippon Research Institute in Vail, Colorado where he treated professional and olympic athletes from around the world. He served 13 years in the US Navy and successfully returned our injured men and women in the armed forces back to full duty. Dr. Ganal is a team physician for the US Men’s and Women’s Ski and Snowboard team as well as for Joel Barlow and New Milford High Schools. He is an expert in the most advanced surgical techniques in multiligament knee injuries, all inside ACL reconstruction, cartilage restoration, hip arthroscopy, shoulder instability, biceps injuries, and rotator cuff tears.

DR. ROBERT YAGHOUBIAN specializes in hand, elbow, shoulder, and upper extremity surgeries including minimally invasive techniques. He earned his medical degree from NYU School of Medicine, where he won the Alpha Omega Alpha Award, given to a student with the highest scholastic rating for a four-year medical school. He did his internship in general surgery and residency in orthopedic surgery at NYU Medical Center-Hospital for Joint Disease/Bellevue Hospital. He completed his fellowship in hand, upper extremity, and microsurgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Yaghoubian treats complex chronic conditions, fractures, nerve problems (including carpal tunnel syndrome), tumors, osteoarthritis, tendinopathies, as well as the full range of musculoskeletal issues related to the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder joints.


2 Riverview Drive, Danbury

10 South Street, Ridgefield

338 Bantam Road, Litchfield

50 Amenia Road, Sharon

131 Kent Road, New Milford

900 Main Street South, Southbury

(833) ORTHOCT • (833) 678-4628