Orthopaedics

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Orthopaedics - Gowned orthopaedic surgeon with techs during procedure

We’re pleased to bring the expertise of Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center orthopaedics team to New London Hospital. Working together, we are a GE Center of Excellence for hip and knee replacement.

At New London Hospital, you’ll have access to appointments and many surgical procedures right in your community. We’re here for you with the innovative and personal care only Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and New London Hospital provide.

Services

Our orthopaedics services include evaluations, treatments, and surgeries.

  • Arthritis management
  • Foot and ankle surgery 
    • Bunions
    • Fractures
    • Neuromas
    • Total ankle replacement
  • Hand surgery
    • Arthritis
    • Carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Ganglions
    • Trigger fingers
  • Orthopaedic trauma and fracture care
  • Spinal surgery
    • Spinal stenosis
    • Disc herniation
  • Sports medicine:
    • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction
    • Meniscal repair
  • Total joint replacement (some same day):
    • Hips with the option of an anterior approach
    • Knees
    • Shoulders
  • Treatment of performing artists

Orthopaedics team

James B. Ames, MD, MS

Orthopaedics

Areas of focus

  • ACL/PCL/meniscal injuries
  • Advanced hip arthroscopy with labral repair
  • Multi-ligamentous knee injuries
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • And 3 more areas of focus

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Daniel C. Austin, MD, MS

Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of focus

  • Shoulder and elbow Injuries
  • Shoulder and elbow fractures
  • Shoulder and elbow arthritis
  • Shoulder and elbow arthroscopy
  • And 5 more areas of focus

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Karen A. Barry, MPAS, PA-C

Radiology

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Kevin W. Dwyer, MD, MS

Orthopaedics

Areas of focus

  • Primary hip and knee replacement with an emphasis on the anterior approach
  • Revision hip and knee replacement
  • Periprosthetic fracture management
  • Joint infections
  • And 2 more areas of focus

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Frances D. Faro, MD

Orthopaedics

Areas of focus

  • Complex foot and ankle reconstruction
  • Total ankle replacement
  • Ankle instability
  • Bunion and hammertoe correction

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Kathey A. Fortin, MSN, APRN

Orthopaedics

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Scott E. Klass, MD, MS

Orthopaedics

Areas of focus

  • Non-operative management of muscle, tendon, ligament, nerve and joint injuries
  • Orthobiologics and regenerative medicine
  • Hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder injuries
  • Hip, knee, ankle and foot injuries
  • And 2 more areas of focus

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Allison A. MacKay, MMS, PA-C

Orthopaedics

Areas of focus

  • General orthopedics and trauma
  • Knee and hip replacement

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Vincent D. Pellegrini, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of focus

  • Complex total hip and knee replacement; primary and revision surgery
  • Hand surgery
  • Arthritis surgery of the hand and wrist
  • Ongoing research interests: deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism after hip and knee replacement; thumb basal joint arthritis; osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis of the hand; fracture healing

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Richard "Pete" M. Peterson, MS, PA-C

New London Hospital

Areas of focus

  • Diabetic foot care
  • General orthopaedics
  • Sports medicine
  • Work injuries

Locations

  • Newport

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Shannon R. Savage, MSPAS, PA-C

Orthopaedic Surgery

Locations

  • Concord
  • Lebanon
  • New London

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Nicole T. Wasylyk, MS, MPAS, PA-C, ATC

Orthopaedics

Locations

  • Lebanon
  • New London

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