Michael P. Leslie, DO

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Departments & Organizations

Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation: Ortho Clinical Faculty

Center for Musculoskeletal Care

Office of Student Research

Yale Medical Group

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Leslie received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology from The College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA in 1993. Subsequently Dr. Leslie undertook research in molecular biology and biochemistry at the Hospital for Joint Diseases/New York University School of Medicine where he studied extracellular matrix components and their interactions in cartilage.

In 2004, Dr. Leslie received a degree in Osteopathic Medicine at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, NY and he went on to complete his Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery in the Peninsula Hospital Consortium of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System in 2009.

Dr. Leslie completed subspecialty training in Orthopaedic Traumatology at the University of California at Davis in Sacramento, CA in 2010. Dr. Leslie joined the full-time faculty of the Yale University School of Medicine in 2010 and specializes in the care and surgical treatment of multiply injured patients in conjunction with the multidisciplinary Trauma Team at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Dr. Leslie's clinical specialties include polytraumatized patients, pelvic and acetabular fracture repair and reconstruction, intraarticular fractures, malunions, nonunions, joint reconstruction and fracture problems. His research interests include the understanding and optimal treatment for unstable pelvic ring injuries and osteoinductive agents.

Education & Training

DO New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (2004)
BA College of the Holy Cross (1997)
Clinical Fellow Orthopaedic Traumatology University of California, Davis
Chief Resident Peninsula Hospital Consortium of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency Peninsula Hospital Consortium of North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Osteopathic Rotating Internship Peninsula Hospital Center
Board Certification AB of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery (2014)

Honors & Recognition

  • Fellow Research AwardUniversity of California at Davis (2010)

  • Robert G. Thorpe, D.O. Commencement AwardNew York College of Osteopathic Medicine (2004)

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research FellowshipHoward Hughes Medical Institute (1996)

  • George M. Jaffin Bioengineering Research FellowshipNational Science Foundation (1996)

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Contact Info

Michael P. Leslie, DO
Patient Care Locations
Orthopaedics- Guilford1445 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT 06437
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Yale Orthopaedics & RehabilitationOrthopaedics - Milford
48 Wellington Road

Milford, CT 06461
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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-StamfordCenter for Musculoskeletal Care
260 Long Ridge Road

Stamford, CT 06902
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208071
New Haven, CT 06519-8071

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