Dr. Daniel Nelson Fish MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Daniel Fish is an orthopedic surgeon in Brookfield, Connecticut and is affiliated with Danbury Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Fish accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 28 doctors at Danbury Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Danbury Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1987 - 1992

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1992 - 1993

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Internship, Surgery, 1987 - 1988

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1987

St. Lawrence University
Other Training, Chemistry and Economics, 1982

University of Rochester
Other Training, Biochemistry, 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 19 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 6 years in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

CT State Medical License
Active through 2013

VT State Medical License
Active through 2012

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Top Docs, voted as a best surgeon by peers in orthopaedic surgery, Connecticut Magazine, 2007, 2008

Associate Team Physician, New England Patriots Football Club, Foxboro, MA, 1992

Associate Team Physician, Boston Bruins Hockey Club, Boston, MA, 1992

New England Patriots team physician, National Football League Combine, National Invitational Camp

Instructor, Harvard Primary Care Orthopaedic Course, Cambridge, MA

Finalist-1993 Richmond Cerebral Palsy Center Award, American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine

Co-chairman, American Orthopaedic Association Residents' Conference, Ann Arbor, MI

Finalist-1992 O'Connor Research Award, Arthroscopy Association of North America

Admissions committee, University of Michigan orthopaedic residency, 1989, 1990

Samuel Clausen Fellowship, awarded for clinical studies in pediatric orthopaedics, University of Rochester

Omicron Delta Epsilon, national economics honorary, St. Lawrence University

Publications & Presentations

Fish, DN Goulet, JA Stevenson, TR

Fish, DN Goulet, JA Stevenson, TR

Freiberg, A Fish, DN Louis, DS

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Insurances Accepted

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