Coastal Orthopaedics announces the retirement of Dr. Paul Markey effective October 1, 2016. Coastal Orthopaedics will retain all patient records and is pleased to leave his patients in the capable hands of his skilled and accomplished Coastal partners.
After graduating from Fordham University, Dr. Markey received his M.D. at Yale University School of Medicine. Following graduation, Dr. Markey completed his surgical internship at Massachusetts General Hospital, after which he served three years of active duty in the United States Naval Reserve as a General Medical Officer, being stationed in turn with the Marine Corps on Okinawa, at the US Naval Academy, at the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton and at the United States Naval Hospital San Diego. After finishing naval service with the rank of lieutenant commander, Dr. Markey completed his orthopaedic residency at Harvard Medical School, followed by an Orthopaedic Teaching Fellowship at the Lahey Clinic.
Dr. Markey joined the practice in 1977. Over the years, the practice has grown into the present Coastal Orthopaedics, with 11 orthopaedic surgeons, one physiatrist, complete subspecialty coverage, 50 employees and five physician assistants.
Dr. Markey was a Senior Attending Surgeon at Norwalk Hospital. He is a past president of the Norwalk Medical Society and a past member of the board of trustees of Norwalk Hospital. He is a recipient of the Distinguished Service Award of the Department of Surgery at Norwalk Hospital.
Dr. Markey is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, a diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a member of the Connecticut State Medical Society and the Fairfield County Medical Association. In past years, he served as a team physician for the football teams of St. Luke’s School and New Canaan High School, and is a long time resident of New Canaan, Connecticut.
Coastal Orthopaedics provides the finest orthopaedic care in spine, pediatrics, foot and ankle, sports medicine, shoulder, hand and upper extremity and total joint replacement surgery. Their staff is dedicated to improving quality of life for their patients.
Offices are located in iPark, Westport, Darien and New Canaan. A special walk-in urgent care center known as Coastal Ortho Express is located at Coastal’s main office in iPark at 761 Main Ave. in Norwalk. For more information or to make an appointment, call 203-845-2200 or visit www.CoastalOrthoCT.com.