Physician Detail

James Yue, MD

Practice

Connecticut Orthopaedic Specialists, PC

Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Spine Surgery < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Back Surgery, Endoscopies, Mazor Spine Robotics, Spine Injuries, Spine Robotics, Spine Surgery-Complex, Spine Surgery-Degenerative, Spine Trauma, Trauma/Fractures, Trauma/Fractures

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/JamesYue

Institute URL

https://CTOrthoinstitute.org

Phone

203.407.3554

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Gender
Male

Languages
English
French
German


Office Locations


Hospitals and Organizations


Bio

Dr. James J. Yue was most recently co-chief of the orthopaedic spine surgery section at the Yale School of Medicine. He was also director of the ACGME Yale Spine Fellowship as well as the lead surgeon for motion sparing as well as endoscopic spine surgery. He completed his undergraduate studies at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA where he received an A.B. degree with Magna Cum Laude honors in biology. He completed his medical school training at the Northwestern University School of Medicine in Chicago, IL and orthopaedic surgery residency at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals of Cleveland, in Cleveland, OH where he worked closely with Dr. Henry Bohlman. He completed two post residency fellowships, the first at the RA Cowley Shock Trauma Hospital in Baltimore, MD and the second at the Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham, UK under the supervision of Mr. John K Webb and Mr. John O'Brien.

He has been the Principal Investigator/Co-Investigator on a number of FDA and non FDA clinical trials for disc replacement, motion-sparing, and endoscopic spine surgery clinical trials. He is the Chair of the Education Committee for the International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery and IITTSS spine society. He is currently an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Surgery in the Frank H. Netter School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University.

He has published and presented over 100 scientific articles and abstracts and 2 major spinal surgery textbooks. He is a journal reviewer for several international spine surgery journals.

He was also the lead editor of the book Perioperative Pain Management for Orthopedic and Spine Surgery.


Education

Medical School

  • Northwestern University Medical School MD

Internship

  • Case Western University Hospitals, General Surgery

Residency

  • University Hospitals of Cleveland, Orthopedic Surgery

Fellowship

  • RA Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Orthopaedic Appendicular and Spinal Traumatology
  • Queen’s Medical Centre, Center for Spinal Surgery and Studies, Spine

Undergraduate

  • Harvard University

Faculty Appointments

Yale University School of Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery, Associate Professor

Professional Organizations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow
Orthopedic Trauma Association
North American Spine Society
Connecticut Orthopaedic Society


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