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Christopher                    Mutty

Christopher E. Mutty MD

UBMD Orthopaedics

Specialties

Adult Hip & Knee Arthroplasty; Hip & Knee Arthroplasty; Knee Surgery; Lower Extremity Joint Replacement & Reconstruction; Orthopaedic Surgery; Surgery - Trauma; Trauma & Reconstructive Surgery

 

Overview

Professional Summary:

As an orthopaedic surgeon, my practice is centered on providing the highest level of orthopaedic care for fractures and lower extremity joint reconstruction. From simple fractures to complex pelvic trauma, I take pride in personally delivering the care my patients need. The same focus on personal care applies to my elective practice performing hip and knee replacement.

In addition to seeing and treating patients in Western New York, I enjoy keeping up with current research topics. My research interests include orthopaedic trauma outcomes and pain management in the acute setting, as well as utilization of three dimensional imaging technology in orthopaedic patient assessment and preoperative planning.

I joined the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2008, and am currently the program director for our residency program. I enjoy the challenges and rewards of training future generations of orthopaedic surgeons. Teaching enriches my practice as it requires me to be at the top of my game and to stay current with the latest practices and techniques in the field.

Specialties:

Adult Hip & Knee Arthroplasty, Hip & Knee Arthroplasty, Knee Surgery, Lower Extremity Joint Replacement & Reconstruction, Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery - Trauma, Trauma & Reconstructive Surgery

Patients Treated:

Adolescents, Adults, Seniors/Elderly

Physician Gender:

Male


Location and Insurance

Appointments:
UBMD at Erie County Medical Center
Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215
Phone: (716) 204-3944
Fax: (716) 898-3323
Contact: Lynn Andrews
Accepting new patients

Insurance Accepted:
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • GHI
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Nofault
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • NYS Medicaid
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • TriCare/Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • Veterans Administration
  • Workers Comp

Credentials

Board Certifications:
  • Board Certification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center (2008)
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, University at Buffalo, School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2007)
  • MD, University at Buffalo (2002)
  • MA, Roswell Park Graduate Division (1998)
  • BS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1994)
Awards and Honors:
  • Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award (2012)
  • Peter A. Casagrande Award (2007)
  • Leadership Award (2006)
  • Resident Research Day (2004)
  • Outstanding Achievement in Orthopaedic Surgery Award (2002)
  • Dean’s Letter of Commendation (2000)
  • Kornel Terplan Award (2000)

Research

Research Profile:

This UBMD clinician teaches at the University at Buffalo's School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Learn more about this clinician’s research and teaching activities. View credentials, publications, professional involvement and more.