Physician Detail

Amit Lahav, MD

Practice

Connecticut Orthopaedic Specialists, PC

Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Joint Replacement Surgery < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Sports Medicine < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthroscopy, Hip Injuries, Hip Reconstruction, Hip Replacement, Hip Resurfacing, Hip Surgery, Knee Injuries, Knee Reconstruction, Knee Replacement, Knee Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotic Surgery

Physician Quicklink

https://midstatemedical.org/AmitLahav

Institute URL

https://CTOrthoinstitute.org

Phone

203.877.5522

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Gender
Male

Languages
English


Office Locations


Hospitals and Organizations


Bio

Dr. Amit Lahav is a board certified orthopedic surgeon known amongst his patients for his superb surgical skills as well as his outstanding bedside manner. He is proficient in arthroscopic surgery and minimally invasive total joint replacement surgery, including computer navigation and robotic-assisted surgery. He has a special interest in state-of-the-art surgical technology to provide more accurate and precise results in joint replacement.

Dr. Lahav is currently a member of the Active Attending Staff at Connecticut's Milford Hospital, where he has introduced a number of innovative ideas for orthopedic care. He has authored numerous articles, lectured at several national medical conferences, and currently hosts a TV medical program called Health Care from the Hill on Citizens TV in New Haven County. He serves on the Connecticut State Medical Society Aspects of Sports Medicine Committee and in 2011 was awarded the prestigious Milford Hospital Outstanding Physician for Clinical Excellence Award.

After earning his bachelor's degree in Engineering at Cooper Union, Dr. Lahav graduated from New York's prestigious Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 1998 and served as Chief Resident in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Stony Brook University Medical Center. He also completed two fellowships at the University of Utah, Orthopedic Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy and Adult Joint Reconstruction Surgery. He served as a visiting instructor at the University of Utah and an attending staff member in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Salt Lake City Veterans Administration Medical Center.


Education

Residency

  • SUNY Stony Brook, Orthopedic Surgery

Fellowship

  • University of Utah, Sports Medicine
  • University of Utah, Adult Joint Replacement and Reconstruction

Medical School

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine MD

Internship

  • SUNY Stony Brook, General Surgery

MidState Medical Center


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