Dr. Biren Chokshi, MD

Dr. Biren Chokshi, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Biren Chokshi, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Putnam, CT and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

35 Kennedy Dr

Putnam, CT 06260

Contact Information

(860) 963-2133

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chokshi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chokshi treats Shoulder Impingement Syndrome more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chokshi treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Shoulder Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chokshi treats Shoulder Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chokshi treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chokshi treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Chokshi treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Chokshi's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
ACL Surgery
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Tenotomy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement With Robotic Assistance
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Biography

Dr. Biren Chokshi, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Putnam, CT and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Nyu Hospitals Center
Residency Hospital
University Hospital SUNY Stony Brook
Residency Hospital
1997
University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
Medical School
1997

Awards

Dr. Chokshi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chokshi

3.8

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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5.2631578947368425%
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(4)

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He is simply the best! Wonderful bedside manner, very knowledgeable, excellent surgical skills (he’s sports fellowship trained)! We are so lucky to have an orthopedic surgeon of his caliber in northeast Connecticut!!
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He’s professional, knowledgeable, caring, has a wonderful bedside manner. Dr. Chokshi explained everything in order for my husband and meI to understand. He gave us two options, have surgery, there is no guarantees the only guarantee is that I’ll be in pain We choose to go forward with rest...Read More
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In July, I broke my knee cap in half. Dr. Chokshi did a superb job repairing the damage.. He was courteous and spent time discussing my situation and how he would repair it. Excellent friendly staff. I would recommend him to everyone that needs his services.
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I have dealt with Dr. Chokshi on a number of occasions. After going to several doctors, including a Infectious disease doctor, Dr. Chokshi diagnosed my son with Lyme disease. He also operated on my son's arm. He has also operated on my knee. That being said, the last time I went to see him with...Read More
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Dr Chokshi was completely rude today after waiting three weeks to get in for a follow up of my MRI. Told me I have an impingement. What do I want him to do. Told me would not operate on me because I smoke. Quit smoking and go get a blood test for nicotine and call to schedule an appointment...Read More
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Network
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
Connecticare POS
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
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