Robert W. McAllister, MD

Career Highlights

  • Specializes in hip and knee replacement

Medical Training

  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine; Orthopedic Residency at University of Connecticut

Specialty Training

  • Fellowship in total joint, adult reconstruction and orthopedic trauma surgery at Minneapolis Orthopaedic and Arthritis Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Board Certification

  • Fellow, American Board of Orthopaedics

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedics at UConn Medical Center

Affiliations

  • Co-founder and past Co-Director of The Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute (CJRI); Director of Operations, Orthopedic Service Line at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center

Recognition

  • Named “Top Doc” and featured in Connecticut Magazine several times

Military Service

  • Served in Afghanistan as Commander of 947th Forward Surgical Team attached to the 3rd Special Forces Group; served six years in the Navy and 14 years in the Army Reserves
  • Bronze Star and Combat Medic Award