Meet the Team: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Our Hip & Knee Specialists

Posted on August 3rd, 2016 by Orthopaedic Specialty Group

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Orthopaedic Specialty Group is southern Connecticut’s largest and most experienced orthopedic practice. We stand at the forefront of surgical and non-surgical hip and knee treatments for a variety of conditions, including arthritis, dislocation, congenital dysplasia, and more.

We are the best because we hire the best. When it comes to hip and knee treatment, our team is second to none. Here is a little bit of information about our hip and knee specialists.

henryHenry A. Backe, Jr., MD

Henry Backe is one of the most renowned joint replacement surgeons in the industry. Henry earned his medical degree from Temple University, where he currently holds his residency. Other affiliations include St. Vincent’s Hospital, Yale New Haven Health System, the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and more.

davidDavid F. Bindelglass, MD, F.A.C.S.

David joins the OSG team by way of Columbia University, where he graduated from the College of Physicians and Surgeons. He is a respected member of several medical groups, including the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons.

patrickPatrick W. Kwok, MD

You know that someone is smart when they get their degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. After interning at the UConn School of Medicine (where he currently holds his residency), Patrick joined the OSG team and has become one of the area’s most prestigious sports medicine surgeons. He specializes in cartilage restoration surgery in the shoulder, knee, and elbow.

LP__2786-7-e1407856021790Joel W. Malin, MD

Joel specializes in joint replacement and arthroscopic surgery. Joel is a product of The Johns Hopkins University, where he graduated, interned, and now holds his medical residency. He is also a board-certified member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the American Medical Association.

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Your health is in good hands with Orthopaedic Specialty Group. With five convenient locations throughout Fairfield County and a team of dedicated physicians, you can trust us to fix virtually every bone and joint in your body. Call us today to schedule your appointment at (203) 337-2600.