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(203) 337-2600

Option 3

Henry A. Backe, Jr., MD

Areas of Specialty

Hand Surgery
Joint Replacement Surgery
Upper Extremity Sports Injuries

Medical Degree

Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Surgical Internship, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA


Orthopaedic Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


Emmanuel B. Kaplan Fellowship in Hand Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
Joint Reconstruction, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
Weil College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY

Board Certifications

Board-Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Division Chief of Orthopaedics, St. Vincent’s Hospital
Bridgeport Hospital, Yale New Haven Health System
Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Member, American Association for Hip and Knee Surgeons
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand
Past President, Eastern Orthopaedic Association
Chairman and Founder, Orthopaedic Specialty Group Education Foundation
Board of Councilors, American Academy or Orthopaedic Surgery
Guatemala Healing Hands Foundation