Michael E. Cucka, M.D.

Michael E. Cucka, M.D.  

WORK EXPERIENCE

July 1993 To Present  BRISTOL ORTHOPAEDICS, LLC
641 Clark Avenue
Bristol, CT 06010

 

POST GRADUATE TRAINING  

  • 1988 – 6/93  UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-IRVINE MEDICAL CENTER
  • Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, completion in 6/93.
  • Internship: Rotating Surgical, 6/89.
  • Training Hospitals: University of CA-Irvine Medical Center,
  • Long Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Kerlan & Jobe
  • Orthopedic Clinic/Centinela Hospital, Rancho Los Amigos
  • Medical Center, Children’s Hospital of Orange County.
  • Honors: Chief Resident during PGY V year, 1992-93.

EDUCATION  

  • 1984-1988  RUSH MEDICAL COLLEGE
    Degree: Doctor of Medicine, 6/88
    Honors: Member of Alpha Omega Alpha, elected in Junior year; selected for Surgical Clerkship at Guy’s Hospital, London, UK.
  • 1980-1984  NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
    Degree: Bachelor of Arts, 6/84
    Major: Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology
    Minor: Music Performance and Music Therapy
    Honors: Alpha Lambda Delta Scholastic Honorary

CERTIFICATE AND LICENSURE  

  • Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified (ABOS), 7/95
  • State of Connecticut, 5/93
  • Licensure Endorsement Certification-National Board of
    Federal DEA certificate, 1/90

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS  

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow 2/97
  • CT State Medical Society, 1993
  • Hartford County Medical Association, 1993

PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS  

  • “Quantitative Assessment of the Anterior Drawer sign with
    Respect to the Lateral Ligamentous Injury of the Ankle”
    Michael E. Cucka and Christopher Jordan. Presented at
    Research Day, Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center (Downey,CA),
    12/91;
  • Senior Paper Day, University of CA-Irvine Medical Center, 6/92.