Dante A Brittis, MD
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Orthopaedic Specialty Group, P.C.
A member of Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, Bridgeport Campus

75 Kings Highway Cutoff
2nd Floor
Fairfield, CT 06824
Phone: (203) 337-2665
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Practice
Orthopaedic Specialty Group, P.C.

Office(s)
Orthopaedic Specialty Group, P.C.
75 Kings Highway Cutoff
2nd Floor
Fairfield, CT 06824
Phone: (203) 337-2665
Fax: (203) 337-2666
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Orthopaedic Specialty Group, P.C.
2909 Main Street
2nd Floor
Stratford, CT 06614
Phone: (203) 377-8154
Fax: (203) 378-6077
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Orthopaedic Specialty Group, P.C.
2 Enterprise Drive
Suite 204
Shelton, CT 06484
Phone: (203) 944-0042
Fax: (203) 944-5428
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Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgery

Years in Practice
20
Areas Of Interest
Arthroscopic Knee &Shoulder Surgery
Athletic Injuries
Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
Elbow Problems
Fractures
Knee Disorders
Knee Surgery
Orthopaedic Trauma
Pediatric Sports Medicine
Reconstructive Surgery
Revision of Joint Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Surgery
Sports Injuries
Sports Medicine
Tendonitis
Language
Spanish
Insurance
AETNA
ANTHEM BC/BS
CIGNA HEALTHCARE
COMMUNITY CARE NETWORK
CONNECTICARE
CORVEL
FIRST HEALTH NETWORK
FOCUS HEALTHCARE
GREAT WEST
HEALTH CONNECTICUT
HEALTHCARE VALUE MANAGEMENT
MEDICAID
MEDICARE
MULTIPLAN
NATIONAL PREFERRED PROVIDER NETWORK
NORTHEAST HEALTH CARE ALLIANCE HMC
NORTHEAST HEALTH DIRECT, LLC
ONE HEALTH PLAN
OXFORD HEALTH PLANS
PIONEER HEALTH NETWORK
PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (PHCS)
TRICARE - HEALTH NET FEDERAL
UNITED HEALTHCARE
Education
Medical School:  New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Internship:  North Shore University Hospital - Cornell (Manhasset NY)
Fellowship:  Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency:  Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center / New York Orthopaedic Hospital

AWARDS

The Frank Stinchfield Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery: 1991

New York Orthopaedic Hospital at Columbia PresbyterianMedical Center

 

Outstanding Resident Award for General Surgery: 1988

North Shore University Hospital

 

 

PRESENTATIONS

Brittis,  D.A.,  Barallat,  J.A.,  Flatow,  E.L.,  Self, E.B.,  Bigliani,  L.U.  The Treatment of Os Acromiale and Rotator Cuff Tears.  The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons,  San Francisco,  CA 1993

Brittis,  D.A.,  Hershon,  S.  Stress Fractures of the Medial Malleolus.  The Quigley Medical Society.

Annual Meeting.  N.Y.,  N.Y. Jan. 1993

Dick, H.M., Brittis,  D.A.,  Steinman,  S.  The Management of Malignant Tumors of the Proximal Humerus.  The American Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting,  Palm Beach,  FL  1991

Dick,  H.M.,  Brittis,  D.A.,  Steinman,  S.  The Use of Neer Proximal Humerus Prosthesis in Management of Malignant Tumors of the Proximal Humerus.  The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons,  Anaheim, CA  1991

Lane, J.M.,  Mohler, D.,  Brittis,  D.A.,  The Use of Fluoride in Treatment of Steroid Induced Osteoporosis, Cincinnati,  OH,  June,  1989

Brittis, D.A., Shoulder Instability: Diagnosis and Management, GPTC, Stamford, CT. 11/94

Brittis, D.A., Posterolateral Instability of Knee, GPTC, Stamford, CT. 11/95

Brittis, D.A., Shoulder Instability and The Rotator Cuff, GPTC, Stamford, CT. 11/96

Brittis, D.A., Proximal Humerus Fractures/Humeral Shoulder Fractures, Synthesis OR Course, Newport, Rhode Island. 4/08

 

PUBLICATIONS

Kelly, M.  Brittis, D.A.,  Patella,  Orthop Clinic N.A.  Vol. 23  No. 4, Dec.  1992

Brittis,  D.A.,  Barallat,  J.A.,  Flatow,  E.L.,  Self,  E.B.,  Bigliani,  L.U.,  Treatment of Os Acromiale and Rotator Cuff Tears.  Dick,  H.M.,  Brittis,  D.A.,  Cannon,  R.  The Use of Neer Prosthesis in Treatment of Malignant Tumors of Proximal Humerus.  Brittis , D.A., Shoulder Instability and the Teenage Athlete,  Connecticut Sports Medical Society, 12/97

Brittis, D.A., Swimming Injuries, Connecticut Sports Medical Society, 4/98

Tyler, T.F., Zook L.A., Brittis, D.A., Glein, G.A., A New Pelvis Tilt Detector Device: Roentographic Validation and Application for Assessment of hip motion in professional Ice Hockey Players, Journal of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy 24, Vol. 5, p. 303-308, 1996

 

 

MEDICAL EXECUTIVE POSITION

AAOSM – Council of Delegates 2006 – present
AOSSM Committee on Ethical Aspects of Sports Medicine 2009 – present
Connecticut Orthopaedic Society – Executive Board 2002 – present
Orthopaedic Specialty Group – Asst. Managing Partner 2000 – present
Fairfield Surgery Center – Chief Executive Officer 
2000 – present
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