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Douglas C. Wisch, MD

Dr. Douglas Wisch earned his medical degree at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ where he also completed residencies in general and orthopedic surgery, serving as chief resident and clinical assistant instructor. He completed fellowship training in hand/microsurgery at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Dr. Wisch lectures and authors professional articles on topics related to hand surgery. He is an attending physician at Bristol Hospital and at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington, Conn., where he has served as chief of orthopedic service.
Dr. Wisch is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and is board certified in orthopedic and hand surgery.


  • Non-operative and operative treatment for common hand conditions
  • Microsurgery, skin flaps for the hand and forearm, joint replacements of the hand
  • Total wrist/elbow replacements 
  • Tendon, ligament and nerve repairs 
  • Wrist and elbow arthroscopy with ligament repairs
  • Simple and complex fracture repairs of the hand
  • Wrist and upper extremity nerve disorders, injuries and compression syndromes (carpal tunnel, cubitial tunnel, radial nerve)
  • Tennis and golf elbow
  • Sports related injuries of the wrist and elbow
  • Duputryns- non operative (Xialflex) and operative treatment of work related/trauma injuries
  • Reconstructive procedures for hand arthritis
  • Wound care
  • Animal bites 
  • Tumors and masses of the hand and upper extremity 

Douglas C. Wisch, MD
Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates
281 North Main Street  
Bristol, CT 06010
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