Dr. Wasserlauf’s Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Brett L. Wasserlauf, MD

Dr. Wasserlauf’s Bio

Greater Hartford Orthopedic Group
Tel: (860) 242-3000
Fax: (860) 286-9547

Dr. Wasserlauf, Orthopedic Surgeon with Greater Hartford Orthopedic Group, P.C. specializing in Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Wasserlauf’s Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Orthopedic Surgery
Sports Medicine




2017-Present Private Practice
Greater Hartford Orthopedic Group
Bloomfield, CT

2007-2017 Private Practice
Connecticut Orthopedic Associates
Bloomfield, CT

2003-2007 Private Practice
Hartford Orthopedic Surgeons, P.C.
Hartford, CT

2003- Attending Orthopedic Surgeon
St. Francis Hospital
Hartford, CT

2003- Assistant Clinical Instructor
University of Connecticut Medical School
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hartford, CT

2002-2003 Assistant Clinical Instructor
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Saint Louis, MO


2002-2003 Fellow, Sports Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
St. Louis, MO

1998-2002 Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery
New York Orthopaedic Hospital (Columbia University)
New York-Presbyterian Medical Center

Awards:  Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and
Excellence in Teaching Award – Nominee

1997-1998 Intern, General Surgery
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
New York, NY


1993-1997 Doctor of Medicine
College of Physicians & Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, NY

Awards Alpha Omega Alpha 1996
The New York Orthopaedic Hospital Award 1997

1989-1993 Bachelor of Science, Biology
Duke University
Durham, NC

Awards Magna cum laude 1993
Phi Beta Kappa 1993
Dean’s List with Distinction 1990-1993


2016- Orthopedic Consultant
University of Hartford

2006- Head Team Physician/ Orthopedic Consultant
CT Whale/Hartford Wolfpack

2005- Head Team Physician/ Orthopedic Consultant
Northwest Catholic High School

2002-2003 Fellow Team Physician
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Rams
Washington University

2000 Resident Team Physician

Columbia University
City College of New York
John F. Kennedy High School


2001 The Basic Microsurgery Course
Microsurgery Research and Training Laboratory
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Columbia University


ABOS Board Certification Orthopedic Surgery 2005
ABOS Sports Medicine Subspecialty Board Certification 2011
ABOS Board Certification Orthopedic Surgery/Sports Medicine 2015


Wright RW, Steger-May K, Wasserlauf BL, O’Neal ME, Weinberg BW,
Paletta GA: Elbow Range of Motion in Professional Baseball Pitchers. American
Journal of Sports Medicine 34(2): 190-193, 2006.

Wasserlauf BL, Paletta GA: Throwing injuries in the skeletally-immature athlete.
Orthopaedic Clinics of North America 34: 427-437, 2003.

Wasserlauf BL, Paletta GA: Developmental anatomy of the pediatric and
adolescent knee. In Micheli and Kocher (eds): The Pediatric and Adolescent
Knee. Philadelphia: Saunders, 2006, 27-32.

Wasserlauf BL, Matava MJ: Advances in the surgical treatment of SLAP
lesions. Current Opinion in Orthopaedics 14: 262-268, 2003.

Wasserlauf BL, Gossett J, Boehm R, Rosenthal DI, Levine WN: Osteoid osteoma of the glenoid: minimally invasive treatment. American Journal of Orthopaedics 32: 405-407, 2003.

Wasserlauf BL, Sarwahi V, Rosenwasser MP: Dupuytren’s Disease, in Orthopaedic Hyperguide. Edited by Rosenwasser MP. SLAC Incorporated, July 2002.