Meet Dr. Dafford

Fellowship trained in Trauma

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Patient Ratings and Comments

Overall Rating

4.7 out of 5 (35 Ratings, 16 Comments)
Global
4.9/5
Physician Communication Quality
4.8/5
Office Staff Quality
4.8/5
Access to Care 3 month
4.8/5
Care Coordination
4/5

Recent Comments

09/22/2020

Excellent experience with *Dr. Dafford!
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09/11/2020

*Dr. Dafford attended me when I had to go to the ER with a painfully swollen left head and wrist. She was both sympathetic and professional. It turned out to be Lyme's Disease flair up. The office visit was a follow up.
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09/02/2020

Very efficient medical practice, staff training is par excellence. *Dr. Dafford put me back together following my bicycle accident.
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08/17/2020

Dr Dafford is an amazing professional
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08/08/2020

I have highly recommended dr.dafford to others
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03/19/2020

Good experience!
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03/17/2020

Every visit I had with *Dr. Dafford, X-rays were taken & shown to me & my wife. She explained everything & was just great.
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03/16/2020

All good.
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03/16/2020

All fine.
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03/07/2020

a good experience,well informed about my condition.
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03/06/2020

I came with a broken femur and was taken care of right away by an excellent surgeon.
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03/03/2020

Overall excellent experience - note my added information in a _____.
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02/24/2020

Very busy.
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02/12/2020

checked on broken hip, then blood clots. good experience
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01/28/2020

It was a good experience. Dr. Dafford is very easy to talk to.
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Specializing In

Orthopedic Trauma

Medical Degree

Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA

Internship/Residency

University of Wisconsin Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation
Tulane Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Tulane Department of General Surgery

Fellowship

Partners Orthopedic Trauma Service
Harvard University

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Memberships:

AAOS American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons – Resident Member
AMA American Medical Association

Hospital Affiliations

South Shore Hospital, South Weymouth, MA – Active Staff

Awards Received

Resident Research Award – University of Wisconsin Department of Orthopedics – 2009
Pi Beta Phi Prize for Laboratory Science – Tulane University – 2000
Creative Premedical Scholar – Tulane University – 1998

Publications

Phinney, DG, Hill, K, Michelson, C, Dutreil, M, Hughes, C, Humphries, S, Wilkinson, R, Baddoo, M, and Bayly, E. Biological Activities Encoded by the Murine Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transcriptome Provide a Basis for Their Developmental Potential and Broad Therapeutic Efficacy. Stem Cells, 2005 Aug 11.

Bayly, E., Brosseau, J.L., and Reed, W.F. Continuous Monitoring of the Effect of Changing Solvent Conditions on Polyelectrolyte Conformations and Interactions. International Journal of Polymer Characterization and Analysis, 7: 1-19, 2002.