Felicity Fishman, MD

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Departments & Organizations

Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation: Fracture Problems | Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery | Ortho Clinical Faculty

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Fishman is a graduate of New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY. She completed her residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke University Medical Center. She then completed the University of Minnesota/Regions Hospital fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity surgery, followed by a fellowship in Pediatric and Congenital hand and upper extremity surgery at Children's Healthare of Atlanta Scottish Rite hospital. After completion of her second fellowhsip, she joined the faculty at Yale University Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.

Dr. Fishman specializes in the treatment of congenital and pediatric hand and upper extremity conditions, including traumatic injuries, brachial plexus birth palsy and congenital hand differences. She is also interested in treating adult conditions of the hand and upper extremity; including tetraplegia, brachial plexus injuries, hand and wrist fractures as well as other injuries to nerves, tendons and ligaments.

Education & Training

MD New York Medical College (2006)
BA Middlebury College (2001)
Pediatric Hand Fellow Children's Healthcare of Atlanta/Scottish Rite
Hand & Upper Extremity Fellow University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital
Resident Duke University Medical Center
Board Certification AB of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery (2015)
Board Certification AB of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery (Orthopaedics) (2016)

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Felicity Fishman, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Pediatric Specialty CenterYale New Haven Children's Hospital
1 Park Street, Ste West Pavilion 2nd Floor

New Haven, CT 06504
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Yale Orthopaedics & RehabilitationYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 1st Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Orthopaedics & RehabilitationOrthopaedics - Milford
48 Wellington Road

Milford, CT 06461
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208071
New Haven, CT 06520-8071