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Richard Bernstein, MD

Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery

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Biography - Richard Bernstein, MD

Dr. Bernstein grew up locally in Orange and spent time volunteering at Yale New Haven Hospital during the summers. After graduating from Hopkins Grammar school, he continued college and medical school in Connecticut. Since returning from his fellowship at Harvard, he has developed a specialty Orthopaedic practice in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery.

Dr. Bernstein is actively involved with the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and has been asked by its presidents to serve on multiple task forces, the Residents and Fellows conference and Scientific Exhibits Committees. Besides his active clinical practice, he teaches at the Yale Medical School for Medical and Physician Associate Students as well as the Resident Doctors training in Orthopaedic Surgery.

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Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions & Treatments

Arthritic Hand Reconstruction, Arthritis, Carpal Bones & Hand Fractures, Carpal Tunnel Release, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Closed Reduction Fracture, Congenital Hand Problem, Elbow Disorders, Elbow Injuries, Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Endoscopic Hand Surgery, Fracture Fixation, Hand & Wrist problems, Hand Disorders, Orthopedics, Pediatric Hand Problems, Pediatric Orthopedics, Peripheral Nerve Injury, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Scaphoid Repair, Tendon Repair, Tendonitis, Trigger Finger Release, Wrist Arthroscopy, Wrist Fracture



Education & Training


University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT


Hartford Hospital


Univ of Connecticut


Boston Childrens Hospital;Brigham & Women's Hospital

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9 Washington Ave
1st Floor 1A
Hamden, CT 06518

Main (203) 865-6784
Fax (203) 865-6788

469 West Main Street
Branford, CT 06405

Main (203) 865-6784
Fax (203) 789-8860

30 Commerce Park
Suite 3B
Milford, CT 06460

Main (203) 865-6784
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