Frank J. Pompo, M.D., joint replacement surgeon at Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, has received board certification in orthopedic surgery from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Patients in need of specialized total joint care are encouraged to call (860) 482-8539 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Pompo at the practice’s Torrington office, located at 245 Alvord Park Road, or Bristol office, located at 281 N. Main St.
Certification in orthopedic surgery is intended to provide assurance to the public that a certified medical specialist has successfully completed an approved educational program and an evaluation in orthopedic surgery. Certification includes an examination process designed to assess the knowledge, experience and skills requisite to the provision of high-quality patient care in the field of orthopedics.
As a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement surgery, Dr. Pompo offers compassionate, experienced total joint care and specializes in various surgical and nonsurgical procedures, including total knee and hip replacement, knee arthroscopy, joint injections and fracture care.
“I enjoy helping my patients get back on their feet and return to their active lifestyles as quickly and safely as possible,” says Dr. Pompo. “As a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, I am dedicated to developing individualized treatment plans for all my patients utilizing advanced, evidence-based procedures and techniques to ensure they are receiving the best possible care.”