Dr. Duffield Ashmead IV, MD

Dr. Duffield Ashmead IV, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Duffield Ashmead IV, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Glastonbury, CT and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

195 Eastern Blvd # 200

Glastonbury, CT 06033

Contact Information

(860) 527-7161

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
high
more than 89% of peers
Trigger Finger
high
more than 84% of peers
Hand Conditions
normal
more than 65% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
2

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
21

Conditions Treated

16

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion
  • 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

  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Hartford Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hartford Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U Mass Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Combined Conn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Hosp Sick Chldn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Humana Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ashmead IV has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ashmead IV's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ashmead IV to family and friends
4.3
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Ashmead IV's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Rocky Hill, CT
courteous and professional takes time to explain everything- never rushed good sense of humor clean office- lots of good magazines my surgery was smooth and stress free
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