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Adam D. Lindsay, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Academic Office Location:
Orthopaedic Surgery
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
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Dr. Lindsay is a fellowship trained orthopaedic oncologist. He graduated with his Bachelor of Science from Lafayette College in Easton, PA. He then received a Doctorate of Medicine from the Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. He completed a general surgery internship and residency in orthopaedic surgery at Boston University Medical Center. Subsequently, Dr. Lindsay completed his orthopaedic oncology fellowship at the University of Florida in Gainesville.

Dr. Lindsay specializes in the treatment of various benign and malignant tumors of bone and soft tissue, including pelvis and limb sarcoma. He treats both pediatric and adult patients. He is trained in techniques used for complex limb salvage surgery. Dr Lindsay also manages patients with metastatic cancer to the skeleton. Other areas of interest include hip and knee replacement surgery, as well as general fracture care.

Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.Lafayette CollegeBiology
M.D.Jefferson Medical CollegeMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipBoston University Medical CenterGeneral Surgery
ResidencyBoston University Medical CenterOrthopaedic Surgery
FellowshipBeijing Jishuitan HospitalTraveling Fellowship, Department of Orthopaedic Oncology
FellowshipUniversity of FloridaOrthopaedic Oncology

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Kevin L. Armstrong Clinical Faculty Teaching Award - UCI Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of California Irvine
Fellow Research AwardUniversity of Florida
Resident Research AwardBoston University
Award for Top Paper, Orthopaedic Trauma Society Annual MeetingOrthopaedic Trauma Society
Certificate for Appreciation of Care Delivered to victims of the Boston Marathon TragedyBoston Medical Center
AOA Resident Leadership ForumAmerican Orthopaedic Association
Award for Best of AAOS Annual Meeting PaperAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Guest Lecturer Advance Clinical AnatomyBoston University School of Medicine
Alpha Omega AlphaJefferson Medical College
Hobart Armory Hare Medical Honor SocietyJefferson Medical College
Department Honors in BiologyLafayette College

Orthopaedic surgery, musculoskeletal oncology, benign and malignant soft tissue tumors, biopsies, hip and knee replacement, limb salvage surgery, orthopaedic trauma and fracture surgery.

Dr. Lindsay’s research interests involve the treatment of metastatic sarcoma. He is also involved in large national database studies to evaluate the outcomes of musculoskeletal oncology surgery. Finally, Dr. Lindsay is researching ways to improve orthopaedic surgical resident education.

Journal Articles

Abstracts

  • The significance of female ventral coloration on male mate choice in the Topaz cichlid Archocentrus septemfasciatus
    Lindsay A, Leibel W. J Penn. Acad. Sci 2004 Mar;77