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Orthopaedic Surgeon

Joint Replacement Specialist

About Dr. Gupta

Dr. Gupta is currently the Chief of Orthopedics at Danbury Hospital. He completed a two-year fellowship in adult hip and knee reconstruction at the Hospital for Special Surgery and Lenox Hill Hospital in New York.

  • Biography

    Sanjay K. Gupta, M.D. is Chief of Orthopedics at Danbury Hospital. He specializes in hip and knee surgery, including minimally invasive and robotic-assisted joint replacement, revision hip and knee replacement, and outpatient joint replacement. He completed a two-year fellowship in adult hip and knee reconstruction at the Hospital for Special Surgery and Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. He completed his orthopedic residency and a Masters in Orthopedic Engineering at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff, UK. Dr. Gupta serves as Medical Director for Joint Replacement at Danbury Hospital and is an assistant professor at the University of Vermont School of Medicine. He has won several awards for his research on hip and joint replacement and has presented to both national and international orthopedic forums. His research has also been published in numerous medical journals. He was voted one of Connecticut Magazine’s Top Doctors from 2014 -2017. Dr. Gupta is widely recognized as one of the top joint replacement surgeons in the state.

  • Services

    Dr. Gupta offers complete hip and knee joint replacement care, including:

    • MAKOplasty Robotic Arm Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • MAKOplasty Robotic Arm Partial Knee Resurfacing
    • Unloader Knee Brace for Arthritis
  • Training and Education

    Fellowships:
    Adult Lower Limb Reconstruction Fellow, Aug 2005 – July 2006
    Hospital for Special Surgery
    New York, NY

    Adult Lower Limb Reconstruction Fellow, Aug 2004 – July 2005
    Under C S Ranawat, MD
    Lenox Hill Hospital
    New York, NY

    Residency:
    Orthopedic Residency, June 1999 – July 2004
    University Hospital of Wales
    Cardiff, United Kingdom

    Medical Education:
    Basic Surgical Training, Aug 1996 – June 1999
    University Hospital of Wales
    Cardiff, United Kingdom

    Graduate:
    Master in Orthopedic Engineering, 2000
    Cardiff University
    Cardiff, United Kingdom

    Undergraduate:
    Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), 1989-1995
    JIPMER (Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and
    Research), Pondicherry, India

  • Licensure and Board Certification

    • UK (Europe) Board Certified, Oct 2005
    • Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons (Orthopedics), Glasgow, UK, Nov 2003
    • Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons (General Surgery) Part I, Edinburgh, UK, June 1996
    • Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons Part II, Glasgow, UK. May 1998
    • New York State: Temporary License, 2004-2006.
    • Connecticut: Permanent License, 2006-Present.
  • Professional Affiliations

    • Medical Director, Joint Replacement Program, Danbury Hospital, Danbury, CT (2016 – Present)
    • Board of Directors, Visiting Nurse Association, Danbury, CT (2008 – 2010)
    • Board of Directors, Filosa-Hancock Hall Rehabilitation Center, Danbury, CT (2008 – 2010)
    • Orthopedics Consultant, Danbury Health Care Center, Danbury, CT (2009 – 2011)
    • Danbury Surgical Centre, Danbury, CT (2006 – Present)
  • Hospital Appointments

    • Chief, Section of Orthopaedics, Danbury Hospital, Danbury CT, June 2016-Present
    • Medical Director, Joint Replacement Program, Danbury Hospital, CT, 2015-Present
    • Danbury Hospital, Danbury, CT, Attending, 2006-Present.
    • Danbury Surgical Centre, Danbury, CT, Attending, 2006-Present.
  • Awards

    • Voted Connecticut “Top Doctors” 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017. Voted as a best surgeon by peers in Orthopaedic Surgery.
    • “10-year survivorship of total hip arthroplasty for femoral head osteonecrosis in young patients: Is the problem bearing wear or fixation failure?. First prize for best paper at Lenox Hill Hospital Alumni day, New York, 13th May 2005.
    • Sir John Charnley Travelling fellowship for Arthroplasty (UK) for 2004/2005.
    • Ethicon Foundation Traveling Fellowship Fund from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow for the fellowship yr 2004-2005.
    • Panel member of the second Professional Select Committee on Orthopedic wound care-Royal college of Surgeons-London, UK, 18th June 2003. Report Published in The Times (leading newspaper of UK) Sept 30, 2004.
    • Accord (Johnson-Elloy) Total Knee Replacement: Why did it fail?. Top six papers at the Welsh Orthopedic Society meeting, May 2003.
    • Do single fractures of the Pelvic ring exist? Awarded best paper at Welsh Orthopedic society, Swansea, 14th May 2004.
  • Faculty Appointments

    • Clinical Assistant Professor University of Vermont, Department of Surgery, 2014-Present
  • Society Memberships

    • Danbury Medical Society, Danbury, CT
    • Connecticut Orthopedic Society, CT
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
    • Fairfield County Medical Society
Sanjay K. Gupta, M.D. was awarded a Top Doctor award by Connecticut Magazine in 2014.
Sanjay K. Gupta, M.D. was awarded a Top Doctor award by Connecticut Magazine in 2015.
Sanjay K. Gupta, M.D. was awarded a Top Doctor award by Connecticut Magazine in 2016.
Sanjay K. Gupta, M.D. was awarded a Top Doctor award by Connecticut Magazine in 2017.
Sanjay K. Gupta, M.D. is a proud member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
Proud Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Orthopaedic Specialists of Connecticut, also known as Orthopedic Specialists of Connecticut, based in Brookfield, CT and Danbury, CT, provides comprehensive orthopaedic care, sports medicine, joint replacements, and interventional pain management to patients of all ages.

Orthopaedic Specialists of Connecticut, also known as Orthopedic Specialists of Connecticut, provides orthopedic care including: orthopedic examination, foot surgery, ankle surgery, hand surgery, hip surgery, hip replacement, hip resurfacing, knee surgery, knee replacement, orthopedic oncology, shoulder surgery, elbow surgery, and MAKOplasty.

Orthopaedic Specialists of Connecticut, also known as Orthopedic Specialists of Connecticut, also provides sports medicine, physical therapy, pain management, interventional pain management, radiology, x-ray, ultrasound, cortisone injection, and PRP injections.

Orthopaedic Specialists of Connecticut, also known as Orthopedic Specialists of Connecticut, treats sprains, fractures, ligament tears, arthritis, musculoskeletal pain, neurological pain, cancer pain, neck pain, and back pain.