Dr. Robert Wetmore, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 67

1579 Straits Tpke
Middlebury, CT 06762
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Dr. Wetmore's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Waterbury Hospital
64 Robbins St
Waterbury, CT 06708
Saint Mary's Hospital
56 Franklin St
Waterbury, CT 06706

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ROBERT S WETMORE MD PC
ROBERT S WETMORE MD PC
1579 Straits Tpke
Middlebury, CT 06762
Franklin Surgical Suite
Franklin Surgical Suite
133 Scovill St Ste 308
Waterbury, CT 06706
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    Dr. Wetmore's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • 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
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
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    • Knee Surgery
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Background Check for Dr. Wetmore

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found 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

    Dartmouth Med
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    St Elizabeth's Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wetmore & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Wetmore's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Mary's Hospital

    • Waterbury Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    • 1 review

    3.1 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Waterbury,Ct |

    I took an instant likeing to dr.Wetmore,very compationate,understanding,takes his time with you,makes sure you understand everything,i believe I would definitely use him as a surgeon ! I was recommended to him by my own dr.I believe I might be having surgery in the future,and hope to be using him as my surgeon.the staff is very very nice and accommodating,very helping.

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    Office Locations

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    ROBERT S WETMORE MD PC
    1579 Straits Tpke
    Middlebury, CT 06762
    (203) 758-1760 (Office)
    (203) 758-8838 (Fax)
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    Franklin Surgical Suite
    133 Scovill St Ste 308
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 709-5900 (Office)
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