Terry Light, MD, FAAOS, FACS

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor
Department Chai, Director, Clini, Residency Progr

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Hand Problems
  • Pediatric Disability
  • Pediatric Hand Problems

About Dr. Light

Interests
Architectural History, Stamp Collecting, Pottery, Antique car restoration, Travel/mission trips, Blackhawks Hockey

Medical Education

Medical School
Chicago Medical School/Finch University of Health Sciences
Residency
Yale University School of Medicine/New Haven Hospital - Surgery: General Surgery
Yale University School of Medicine/New Haven Hospital - Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship
Connecticut Combined Hand Surgery Program - Orthopaedic Surgery: Hand Surgery

Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of

Research

  • Symbrachydactyly-Diagnosis Function, Treatment, Woodside, J. C.; Light, T. R., The Journal of hand surgery
  • Letter Regarding "A Stepwise Algorithm for Surgical Treatment of Type II Displaced Pediatric Phalangeal Neck Fractures" Hiro, M. E.; Light, T. R., The Journal of hand surgery
  • First hand: death around the time of hand surgery Meals, R. A.; Light, T. R.; Hand Forum, The Journal of hand surgery
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  • In reply Gottschalk, H. P.; Light, T. R.; Bednar, M. S.; Kanauchi, Y., The Journal of hand surgery
  • Epiphyseal bar resection and fat interposition for clinodactyly. Bednar, M. S.; Bindra, R. R.; Light, T. R., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Finding joy in your hand surgery practice. Light, T. R., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Lipid infusion rescue for bupivacaine-induced cardiac arrest after axillary block Cordell, C. L.; Schubkegel, T.; Light, T. R.; Ahmad, F., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Reconstruction of the hypoplastic thumb Light, T. R.; Gaffey, J. L., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • The evolution of resource utilization in regional burn centers. Kastenmeier, A.; Faraklas, I.; Cochran, A.; Pham, T. N.; Young, S. R.; Gibran, N. S.; Gamelli, R. L.; Halerz, M.; Light, T. D.; Kealey, G. P.; Wibbenmeyer, L.; Latenser, B.; Jenabzadeh, K.; Mohr, W. J.; Ahrenholz, D. H.; Saffle, J. R., Journal of Burn Care & Research
  • Congenital longitudinal deficiency. Bednar, M. S.; James, M. A.; Light, T. R., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Volar wedge grafting for scaphoid nonunion with collapse. Bindra, R.; Bednar, M.; Light, T., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • Clinical manifestations of type IV ulna longitudinal dysplasia Elhassan, B. T.; Biafora, S.; Light, T., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume
  • AOA Professionalism Guiding Leadership. Light, T. R.; Swiontkowski, M. F., Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery - American Volume
  • Disorders of the immature carpus Hsu, P. A.; Light, T. R., Hand clinics
  • Orthopaedic gifts: opportunities and obligations. Light, T. R., Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery - American Volume
  • Partnerships and innovations. Light, T. R., Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume