Dr. Craig D. Tifford MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Craig Tifford is an orthopedic surgeon in Stamford, Connecticut and is affiliated with Stamford Hospital. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Tifford accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 30 doctors at Stamford Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests: Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Knee & Shoulder

Hospital Affiliation

Stamford Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994 - 1999

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 1999 - 2000

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Unsatisfactory clinical results of meniscal repair using the meniscus arrow.
Kurzweil, P.R., Tifford, C.D., Ignacio, E.M.

Simultaneous bilateral anterior cruciate ligament ruptures in a cheerleader.
Tifford, C. D., Jackson, D. W.

The relationship of the infrapatellar branches of the saphenous nerve to arthroscopy portals and incisions for anterior cruciate ligament surgery. An anatomic study.
Tifford, C. D., Spero, L., Luke, T., Plancher, K. D.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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