Dr. Duffield Ashmead IV, MD

Dr. Duffield Ashmead IV, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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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

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

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

Dr. Ashmead IV's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  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

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ashmead IV to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Ashmead IV'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Ashmead did my two surgeries in my hand. Excellent surgeon and very kind man. I would highly recommend him.
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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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