Terry Light, MD, FAAOS, FACS

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor
Department Chairperson, Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Director, Clinical Leadership Administration, Residency Program Director, Orthopaedic Surgery

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • 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