Physician Detail

Aaron K. Schachter, 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
Upper Extremity Surgery < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Arthroscopy, Hip & Knee Surgery, Hip and Knee Deformaties, Hip Injuries, Hip Reconstruction, Hip Resurfacing, Hip Surgery, Knee Injuries, Knee Reconstruction, Knee Replacement, Knee Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Shoulder Surgery, Sports Injuries

Physician Quicklink

https://midstatemedical.org/AaronSchachter

Institute URL

https://CTOrthoinstitute.org

Phone

203.877.5522

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Gender
Male

Languages
English


Office Locations


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Bio

Dr. Aaron Schachter is a specialist in sports medicine and arthroscopy as well as minimally invasive joint surgery and reconstructive shoulder surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He has also been a member in good standing of the Milford Hospital Department of Orthopedic Surgery since 2008. He is a member of the Milford Medical Society, the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.

Dr. Schachter provides orthopedic care for patients with athletic injuries and trauma-related orthopedic injuries. He graduated magna cum laude from Wake Forest University in North Carolina, then returned to his native Kentucky to earn his M.D. from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Dr. Schachter completed his orthopedic surgical residency at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City, and he has also undergone training in orthopedic trauma surgery at Baltimore's Shock Trauma Center.

From 2007-2008, Dr. Schachter participated in a prestigious Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Orthopedic Surgery fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, where he was awarded for outstanding clinical research. He served as part of the medical team caring for athletes of the New York Jets football team, the New York Islanders hockey team and both the Hunter College and Hofstra University athletic teams.

He has authored and co-authored many papers and research articles related to sports medicine and orthopedic trauma.


Education

Medical School

  • University of Louisville School of Medicine MD

Fellowship

  • Lenox Hill Hospital, Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy

Residency

  • NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Organizations

American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, Member
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Fellow
Arthroscopy Association of North America, Member
Milford Medical Society, Member


MidState Medical Center


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