Area's of Expertise

  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Trauma

Richard L. Manzo, MD

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Education and Qualifications

  • Medical Certifications and Associations
    • Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery 2009
    • Subspecialty Certification in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery administered by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery 2011
    • Licensed by the State of Connecticut
    • Member American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
    • Member American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
    • Member CT Orthopaedic Society
  • Honors and Awards
    • CT Magazine Top Docs 2017
    • CT Magazine Top Docs 2016
    • CT Magazine Top Docs 2015
    • CT Magazine Top Docs 2014
    • Cavazos Award 2006; Most outstanding resident/teacher University of Connecticut Orthopaedic surgery residency
  • Education
    • Bachelor of Arts in History, with Honors, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
    • Medical Doctorate (M.D.) University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
    • Surgical Internship, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT
    • Orthopedic Surgical Residency, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
    • Hand/Upper-extremity Fellowship, Tufts-New England Medical Center/New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Special Medical Interests
    • Simple and Complex Hand and Wrist Trauma and Fractures
    • Open and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder
    • Open and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Elbow
    • Complex Fracture Care of the Upper and Lower Extremity