Dr. John Awad, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 43

75 Kings Highway Cutoff Ste 100
Fairfield, CT 06824
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Dr. Awad's Experience

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Dr. Awad's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Awad Performs

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Conditions Dr. Awad Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Vincent's Medical Center
2800 Main St
Bridgeport, CT 06606
Griffin Hospital
130 Division St
Derby, CT 06418

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Orthopaedics Specialty Group
Orthopaedics Specialty Group
75 Kings Highway Cutoff Ste 100
Fairfield, CT 06824
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ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALTY GROUP
2909 Main St Fl 2nd
Stratford, CT 06614
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    Dr. Awad's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Disc Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Broken Neck
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
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    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Sternum Fracture
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Awad

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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Connecticut.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Awad & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Awad's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Awad has admitting privileges:

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    • Griffin Hospital

    • Saint Vincent's Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.5
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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Awad to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Awad's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Awad

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    13 responses

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    Is Dr. Awad accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Orthopaedics Specialty Group
    75 Kings Highway Cutoff Ste 100
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 337-2600 (Office)
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    Orthopaedics Specialty Group
    ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALTY GROUP
    2909 Main St Fl 2nd
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203) 337-2600 (Office)
    (203) 337-2666 (Fax)
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    Orthopaedics Specialty Group
    2 Enterprise Dr Ste 204
    Shelton, CT 06484
    (203) 944-0042 (Office)
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