Dr. Cato T. Laurencin MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Cato Laurencin is an orthopedic surgeon in Farmington, Connecticut. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hartford Hospital and University of Connecticut Health Center, John Dempsey Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 65 doctors at Hartford Hospital and one of 21 at University of Connecticut Health Center, John Dempsey Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

University of Connecticut Health Center, John Dempsey Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1988 - 1992

Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1988

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

CT State Medical License
Active through 2013

FL State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, Institute of Medicine

Publications & Presentations

Facile Fabrication of Polyanhydride/Anesthetic Nanoparticles with Tunable Release Kinetics.
Ulery, B. D.,Kan, H. M.,Williams, B. A.,Narasimhan, B.,Lo, K. W.,Nair, L. S.,Laurencin, C. T.

Micro- and nanofabrication of chitosan structures for regenerative engineering.
Jiang, T.,Deng, M.,James, R.,Nair, L. S.,Laurencin, C. T.

Short-term administration of small molecule phenamil induced a protracted osteogenic effect on osteoblast-like MC3T3-E1 cells.
Lo, K. W.,Kan, H. M.,Laurencin, C. T.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Idaho PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Connecticare FlexPOS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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