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Brett Wasserlauf, MD

93.6% Patient Satisfaction based on 525 ratings

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4.68
Based on 525 ratings
5 stars (398)
75.8%
4 stars (105)
20.0%
3 stars (10)
1.9%
2 stars (7)
1.3%
1 star (5)
1.0%
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About Brett Wasserlauf:

Treatment

Dr. Wasserlauf is personally invested in his patients’ outcomes. He employs non-operative treatment methods, when possible, to take advantage of the body’s ability to heal itself. When surgery is necessary, he is skilled in minimally-invasive techniques for shoulder, knee and sports injuries. He utilizes the most advanced techniques for joint preservation and joint replacement surgery. Dr. Wasserlauf has developed a reputation for connecting with his patients, a rarity in today’s rushed practices, which leads to a high level of patient satisfaction.

Specialties

Minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the:

  • Elbow – ligament reconstruction (“Tommy John” surgery), tennis elbow repair
  • Shoulder – rotator cuff repair, instability repair, labral repair
  • Knee – knee ligament reconstruction, meniscal repair
  • Total knee replacement
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Partial knee replacement
  • Joint preservation surgery
  • Total shoulder replacement
  • Care of fractures and traumatic injuries


Education

Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City

Residency in Orthopedics: New York, Orthopedic Hospital at Columbia University

Fellowship: in Sports Medicine – Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis

Memberships

PROFESSIONAL:
Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ABOS)
Subspecialty Certification in Sports Medicine (ABOS)
Diplomat, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
Member, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
Member, Connecticut Orthopaedic Society
Member, New England Shoulder & Elbow Society (NESES)

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:
Connecticut Surgery Center
Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center

ATHLETIC AFFILIATIONS:
Team physician for:

Hartford Athletics
Hartford WolfPack
Northwest Catholic High School

TEACHING APPOINTMENT
Clinical Associate, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Brett Wasserlauf, MD Reviews (394)

New Patient Visit

Taken in right away. No long wait for Doctor to come in. Doctor very thorough.

Treatment / Procedure

Doctor was clear with me and spent enough time to answer my questions. He gave me an injection in as comfortable a way as possible.

New Patient Visit

I was very pleased with the amount of time that was spent with me and the thoroughness of the exam.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Prompt, professional services.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Excellent service excellent people, nice nice people.

Office Visit / Follow-up

The Receptionist and Staff was very professional and friendly. The Doctor was great also.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Fast processing, capable staff, proficient x-ray technician, friendly providers, informative follow up with Doctor, questions asked and answered. Professional.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Covered all open items to my satisfaction

Office Visit / Follow-up

Every employee pleasant.

New Patient Visit

Discussed problem and solution.

Treatment / Procedure

Caring Doctor and Nurses for your needs.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Straightforward.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Dr. Wasserlauf is instructive and holds the bar high.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Doctor answered all my questions and provided additional information about the up coming surgery.

Total Knee Replacement

Safe,fast,friendly

Treatment / Procedure

Professional, friendly and gave the attention without rushing.

Treatment / Procedure

everyone is on it.. they explain everything and they pay attention to my needs

Treatment / Procedure

I believe I should have received more information.

Treatment / Procedure

Everything went smoothly and the treatment worked.

Total Knee Replacement

[Highly satisfied with] Dr. Wasserlauf! He is the BEST.