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John J. Mara, M.D.


Ph: 860.525.4469
Fax: 860.278.8032
1000 Asylum Avenue, Suite 2108
Hartford, CT 06105

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Orthopedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

Clinical Interests:
Hand, upper extremity.

In Practice Since: 1985

Web Site: www.htfdorthosurg.com

Practicing with Saint Francis Since: 1985

Group practice: Hartford Orthopedic Surgery, P.C.

Board Status:
Orthopedic Surgery

Boston College, Tufts Medical School, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO. School Of Medicine

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Dr. Mara is Senior Attending Surgeon at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center. He was Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery in 1987 and recertified in 1997.
Dr. Mara specializes in surgery of the hand and in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy including reconstruction of the athlete's knee.
He is a magna cum laude graduate of Boston College and earned his medical degree from St. Louis University. Orthopedic training was taken at the University of Connecticut where he concentrated on Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy. Following graduation from his Orthopedic Surgery Residency, Dr. Mara went on to do a fellowship in Hand Surgery at Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. He has been in practice at St. Francis Hospital since 1984.
John Mara is a member of numerous state and local organizations pertaining to Orthopedic Surgery. He is a fellow of the Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons as well as a fellow of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Association for Hand Surgery. These organizations have in common the advancement of knowledge in their respective subspecialties of Orthopedic Surgery and are restricted in their membership to those surgeons who have met rigid selection criteria.
Dr. John Mara is married and has three children.

1000 Asylum Avenue, Suite 2108
Hartford, CT 06105
Phone: 860.525.4469
Fax: 860.278.8032

35 Nod Rd
Avon, CT 06001
Phone: 860.525.4469

EMail Address:
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Accepting Children: Yes
Days/Hours of Operation:
M-Th 8:30-4:30 F 8:00-4:00
Languages Spoken: English