Dr. John P Fulkerson MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. John Fulkerson is an orthopedic surgeon in Hartford, Connecticut and is affiliated with Hartford Hospital. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. Dr. Fulkerson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 67 doctors at Hartford 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

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1972–1978

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1976–1978

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 34 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

CT State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Medial quadriceps tendon-femoral ligament: surgical anatomy and reconstruction technique to prevent patella instability.
Fulkerson, J. P.,Edgar, C.

Anatomic Guidelines for Harvesting a Quadriceps Free Tendon Autograft for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.
Lippe, J., Armstrong, A., Fulkerson, J. P.

The role of trochlear dysplasia in patellofemoral instability.
Bollier, M., Fulkerson, J.P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare FlexPOS
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • 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
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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