Dr. Alexander Choo is the newest member of Connecticut Family Orthopedics.
Dr. Choo has an interest and expertise in treating chronic and acute conditions of the upper extremity from shoulder to fingertips. He has a particular interest in fracture care, arthroscopy and joint replacement of the shoulder, elbow and wrist.
He attended Stanford University in California, where he graduated with departmental honors with a BS in biological sciences. Dr. Choo then attended the University of California, San Diego where he was a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society.
His Orthopedic residency was completed at the University of California San Diego. In addition to general Orthopedic training, he performed a research fellowship studying the biological mechanisms for rotator cuff injury and repair.
Dr. Choo completed a fellowship in hand, upper extremity and microvascular surgery at the prestigious Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, in Indianapolis, IN. There he intensively trained in the care of the upper extremity from the brachial plexus to the fingertip in both adults and children.
Dr. Choo has multiple publications and book chapters, including publications in the high impact Orthopedic journals such as Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
and Journal of Hand Surgery.
Dr. Choo is Board Eligible in Orthopedic Surgery, and is a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Society of Surgery of the Hand.
Dr. Choo enjoys running and grilling in his spare time. He lives with his wife, two daughters and son in Fairfield County.