Aris D. Yannopoulos, MD

Orthopedic Specialty

  • Specializes in Lumbar Micro-Discectomy, Laminectomy, Lumbar and Cervical Fusions, Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Career Highlights

  • Orthopedic Surgeon in private practice since 1989
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, UConn Orthopedic Program since 1989
  • Department Chair, Orthopedic Surgery at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, 2009-2016
  • Research Director – Spine Institute of Connecticut at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
  • Team Physician, Simsbury High School, Simsbury, CT

Medical Training

  • Harvard College, 1977
  • Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons, 1981
  • Yale University, New Haven Hospital; General Surgery
  • Harvard University Orthopedic Residency, Mass. General Hospital
  • Harvard University Sports Medicine Fellowship Training
  • University of California Spine Fellowship Training

Board Certification

  • Orthopedic Surgery in 1991 and recertified twice, most recently in 2012. Licensed in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont