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Dr. Craig Tifford MD

Sports Medicine Specialists in Stamford, CT

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Dr. Craig Tifford specializes in sports medicine, orthopedic surgery in Stamford, Connecticut.

Dr. Craig Tifford has been compared 256 times. Details of Dr. Tifford's 20 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Yeshiva University are available on your free doctor report.

Primary Location for Dr. Tifford

Dr. Craig Tifford
1290 Summer St
Suite 4400
Stamford, CT 06905
Neighborhood
Downtown

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Dr. Craig Tifford has an average rating of 3.5 stars (out of 5) with a rating of Good based on 6 reviews.


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 Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. Craig Tifford identified specializing in Sports MedicineSports Medicine
An internist trained to be responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention of injury and illness. A sports medicine physician must have knowledge and experience in the promotion of wellness and the prevention of injury. Knowledge about special areas of medicine such as exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, physical rehabilitation, epidemiology, physical evaluation, injuries (treatment and prevention and referral practice), and the role of exercise in promoting a healthy life style are essential to the practice of sports medicine. The sports medicine physician requires special education to provide the knowledge to improve the health care of the individual engaged in physical exercise (sports) whether as an individual or in team participation.
and Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system.
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 Hospital Affiliation

A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.

Dr. Tifford is affiliated with 1 hospital:

Stamford Hospital
30 Shelburne Rd
Stamford, CT 06902

 Education

Dr. Tifford attended medical school at Yeshiva University Albert Einstein College of Medicine and graduated in 1994 having 20 years experience.

While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.

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