Physicians

Tarik Kardestuncer, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery
Hand & Upper Extremity Fellowship

Dr. Kardestuncer received his Doctor of Medicine Degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He completed his internship at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City and his residency in Orthopedics at the University of Connecticut Health Center. He has completed a Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at Harvard University Medical School at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. He has studied and traveled widely attending universities in Turkey, Italy and China.

Dr. Kardestuncer’s areas of expertise include: Hand, Carpal Tunnel, Trigger Finger, Ulna Nerve Surgery, Wrist CMC Arthroscopy, & Upper Extremity Fractures.

Dr. Kardestuncer was awarded Top Doctor by Connecticut Magazine.

Specialties

Hand, Wrist, and Upper Extremity

Residency

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

fellowship

Harvard University Medical School at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital

Physician Assistant

Emil Occhiboi, PA-C

Emil Occhiboi, PA-C received his Master of Science in Physician Assistant studies from Quinnipiac College.

He continued his post-graduate studies, in residency, at Duke University, as an Orthopaedic Surgery Physician Assistant.

He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training, from Springfield College.

Emil  is Board Certified through NCCPA . He is an active member of the AAPA (American Association of Physician Assistants), the CT Academy of Physician Assistants, (ConnPA), the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA), & the American Heart Association (AHA).