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Conditions treated:
(partial listing)

  • Total hip replacement surgery (posterior and anterior approach)
  • Revision hip replacement surgery
  • Total knee replacement surgery
  • Revision knee replacement surgery
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery
  • Arthroscopic hip surgery
  • Arthritis management  (osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis)
  • Management of disorders of the hip and knee (??)
  • Meniscus tear (ALC, MCL)
  • Bursitis and tendonitis
 
Michael G. Brand, M.D. Curriculum Vitae
Board Certification American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (recertified 2003)
Specialty Areas:

Sports medicine, including arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, and sports injuries; reconstructive knee surgery, including total knee replacement and partial knee replacement

News Articles

 Dr. Brand along with a certified team of trainers introduces a preseason program to lessen the likelihood of injury to knees

 ACL injuries alarmingly high among teenage girls

POST-GRADUATE TRAINING:
Fellowship
8/1990 - 8/1991

Clinical Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery
San Diego Knee and Sports Medicine Program

University of California, San Diego Kaiser Permanente Medical Center
San Diego, CA

Chief Resident
7/1989 -12/1989

Chief West Trauma Service/Assistant Orthopaedic Surgery,
Massachusetts General Hospital; Boston, MA

Resident
1986 -1989

Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program,
Boston, MA

Internship and
Resident
1984 - 1986

General Surgery
St. Lukes - Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

EDUCATION:
Medical
1984

Doctor of Medicine
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Rochester, NY
Honors – Alpha Omega Alpha

Undergraduate
1980

B.S. in Mathematics, summa cum laude
Union College, Schenectady, NY
Honors – Phi Beta Kappa

LICENSURE & BOARD CERTIFICATION:
1993 American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:
1991 - Present

Danbury Hospital
Danbury, Connecticut
Associate Attending

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

Fairfield County Medical Association
Connecticut State Medical Society
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
Connecticut Orthopedic Society

PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT:
7/1991 - Present

Private Practice
Danbury Orthopaedic Associates, P.C.
226 White Street, Danbury, Connecticut

Team Physician
Western Connecticut State Univ.,
Danbury, Connecticut

8/1990 - 7/1991

FELLOW - San Diego Knee and Sports Medicine Program
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center
San Diego, CA

1/1990 - 5/1990

Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon
Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant In Orthopaedic Surgery

LICENSES:
1982

State of New York

1991

State of Connecticut

 
 
 

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