Dr. Lynwood Hammers, DO

Dr. Lynwood Hammers, DO

Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Lynwood Hammers, DO is a ultrasonographer in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1979 and specializes in diagnostic ultrasound imaging and diagnostic radiology.

2 Church St S Ste 110

New Haven, CT 06519

Contact Information

(203) 773-8959

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
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Dr. Hammers' Experience

Dr. Hammers' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging
  • Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hammers "Our patients always come first. We strive to provide a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere and keep you fullly informed. We value your time as well as our and make every effort to take patients on time."

2  Specialties

  • Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging
  • Diagnostic Radiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule

13  Procedures

  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Sonohysterograms
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection

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.


  • Columbia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Hospital Philadelphia College Oste
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Yale New Haven Hosp Yale University Sch Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hammers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hammers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammers to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. Hammers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Years ago my doctor asked me if I'd be willing to drive some distance to go to "the best" ultrasound practice - and of course I said "yes". It's always been worth the effort. Dr. Hammers and his staff are outstanding practitioners and I've always left my appointments knowing what Dr. Hammers...more
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Excellent doctor, the best at biopsies, no pain. Very pleasant manner. Very knowledgeable. Highly recommend.
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I entered an office of of professionals who were perfect for the reluctant patient. Office staff was friendly. Nurse was patient and reassuring and it was obvious that she was highly regarded for her expertise. Dr. Hammers walked in, and I immediately knew that I would be very calm. In a matter of...more
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Had an excellent experience with Dr. Hammers and his staff. He is very personable and extremely skilled in his area of expertise. I had to have a fine needle aspiration of thyroid nodules. It was a totally quick and painless procedure. He and his staff thoroughly explain the proceedure putting you...more
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I couldn't have had a better experience. The doctor was incredibly knowledgeable and took the time to answer questions. It's also nice to feel like the doctor isn't trying to send you for unnecessary tests and/or procedures.
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