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Adam B. Shafritz, MD

Upper Extremity Orthopedic Surgeon


Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery



192 Tilley Drive
South Burlington,  Vermont  05403


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Biographical Information

Dr. Adam Shafritz is an upper extremity surgeon who has been a member of University of Vermont Medical Center Orthopedics & Rehabilitation Medicine since 2001.

His area of expertise includes total shoulder replacement, arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair, fractures and dislocations of the shoulder.

As a professor in the department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM in Burlington, VT, Dr. Shafritz is actively involved in lecturing to medical students and teaching residents. His current research interests include the study of upper extremity injuries occurring in skiers and snowboarders.

Learn more about Orthopedics & Rehabilitation Medicine at The University of Vermont Medical Center.

For more information about his research and academic interests, view Dr. Shafritz' research publications and his bio at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM.


Clinical Interests

  • Elbow Arthroscopy and Replacement
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Upper Extremity Fractures
  • Wrist Arthroscopy

Research Interests

Upper Extremity Injuries Occurring in Skiing and Snowboarding, Evalution of Surgical Repair of Shoulder Fractures, Understanding Human Shoulder Function 


Mayo Clinic - Hand Surgery
Hospital For Special Surgery -Cornell - Orthopedic Surgery
North Shore University Hospital - General Surgery
Medical School
University of Pennsylvania - Medical Doctor
Other Education
University of Pennsylvania - Biology

Board Certifications

Member Board
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hand Surgery
Member Board
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery


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