Dr. Andrea Halim, MD

Dr. Andrea Halim, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 33
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Dr. Andrea Halim, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 2 years. She graduated from Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc in 2010 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.Read her story

800 Howard Ave

New Haven, CT 06519

Contact Information

(203) 785-3719

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Halim performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hand Fracture
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hand Conditions
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Halim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Halim "After receiving my degree in Biology from Yale University in 2006, I attended medical school at USC. I graduated in 2010 with Dean's Recognition and as a member of AOA. I then returned to Yale for my Orthopaedic Surgery Residency. I earned the highest recognition for my research at Yale, focused on using ultrasounds to evaluate hand and upper extremity infections. I then spent a year honing my skills as a hand surgeon at Brown University. I currently work at Yale as an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, specializing in the hand and upper extremity. My research interests include scaphoid nonunions, upper extremity infections, and the practice of efficient medicine in Orthopaedic Hand surgery. I remain committed to academic medicine as a way to educate future surgeons and to contribute to research and progress in my field."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Halim "The hand is the most important way in which we interact with the world. We use our hands to carry out our work and our hobbies. We hold our children and the hands of our friends and loved ones. My goal is to improve the function of your hand and wrist, no matter what the problem, whether you have an injured tendon, a crushed finger, a fractured wrist, or a joint that is worn out and arthritic from years of hard work. I treat every patient with care to the individual needs, lifestyle, and goals."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Halim does not have any board certifications listed.

47  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
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16  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Yale University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Halim has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Halim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halim's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halim to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Halim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Halim is an amazing surgeon. She is kind and caring. I had seen two other doctors who missed my diagnosis. She identified my problem and acted quickly to make sure I had the best care possible. So grateful I found her. Thank you Dr. Halim!
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I'm so glad you had a good experience with me! Thank you for the kind words.

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Dr. Halim is an excellent surgeon but also has great bedside manor. Made me feel so comfortable. She went above and beyond to provide exceptional care; including calling me the night before surgery to ease my fears and calling on a weekend the day after surgery to ensure I was doing okay. Would...more
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Thank you so much for the positive feedback - I'm always happy to know I have helped to make a tough situation better. All the best!

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