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Vincent J. Williams, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
UConn Musculoskeletal Institute
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UConn Musculoskeletal Institute
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-4037
Phone: 860-679-8384

Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Joint Replacement

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Dr. Williams returns to his alma mater as an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery in the UConn Musculoskeletal Institute. Following his orthopedic training, Dr. Williams completed a fellowship in adult reconstructive surgery and total joint replacement at Carilion Clinic. For the past nine years, Dr. Williams has practiced in the greater New Haven area at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Dr. Williams' practice focuses on the operative treatment of hip and knee osteoarthritis including primary total hip replacement, hip resurfacing, revision total hip surgery, primary total knee replacement, partial knee replacement and revision total knee surgery. His practice concentrates on the management of total joint patients with an emphasis on maximizing patient outcomes.

B.S.Occidental CollegeBiochemistry
M.D.Georgetown University School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipNaval Medical CenterGeneral Surgery
InternshipUConn School of MedicineSurgery
ResidencyUConn School of MedicineOrthopaedic Surgery
FellowshipRoanoke Orthopedic CenterTotal Joint and Adult Reconstruction

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Harry H. Gosseling, MD Orthopedic Surgery Educator Year AwardUCONN HEALTH
Faculty Spotlight-Winter 2019 Recognition for ongoing contributions to orthopedic surgery resident education and patient care.UCONN HEALTH
Navy Achievement Medal, Commander Naval Medical CenterU.S. Navy
Navy Commendation Medal, Commander Amphibious Group TwoU.S. Navy
Navy Commendation Medal, Commander Sixth FleetU.S. Navy
Cum Laude-graduation with honorsGeorgetown University School of Medicine
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical SocietyAOA
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
UCONN HEALTH OR COMMITTEEAdvisory CommitteeUConn HealthUniversity20212022
American Association for Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational20142022
American Academy of Orthopedic SurgeonsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationFellowExternalNational20092022

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