Joel V. Ferreira, M.D.Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, UConn Health
UConn Musculoskeletal Institute
Dr. Ferreira is a fellowship-trained hand and upper extremity surgeon and an assistant professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the UConn Health. He completed his medical training, as well as Master's Degree in Medical Education, at Boston University, followed by orthopedic residency training at University of Connecticut. Dr. Ferreira then completed his hand and upper extremity fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center under the leadership of Dr. Mark Baratz.
Dr. Ferreira’s clinical focus is on the treatment of all hand, wrist and elbow disorders. These include fractures, arthritis, nerve compression and tendon injuries. He holds a strong interest in the arthroscopic treatment of wrist and elbow disorders.
|M.A.||Boston University School of Medicine||Medical Education|
|M.D.||Boston University School of Medicine||Medicine|
|Residency||UConn School of Medicine||Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Fellowship||University of Pittsburgh Medical Center||Hand and Upper Extremity|
Hand, wrist and elbow disorders, including fractures, arthritis, nerve compression and tendon injuries.
Arthroscopic treatment of wrist and elbow disorders.
Clinical outcomes following hand, wrist and elbow surgery, and biomechanical research evaluating different surgical outcomes of the wrist and elbow.