Physician Profile

Vinayak Sathe, M.D., M.S., F.R.C.S.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
UConn Musculoskeletal Institute

Dr. Sathe has special expertise in treating both operative and non-operative problems of the foot and ankle. Dr. Sathe was an attending at Pilgrim Hospital in England prior to moving to the United States. He has completed two separate fellowships in foot and ankle surgery.

Office Locations:

Orthopaedic Surgery
UConn Musculoskeletal Institute
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Orthopaedic Surgery
2 Simsbury Road
Avon, CT 06001

Orthopaedic Surgery
1115 West Street
Southington, CT 06489

Board Certifications:
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Trauma and Orthopedics
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolSir Parshurambhau CollegePremed
Medical SchoolB.J.Medical College & UniversityMedicine and Surgery
Graduate SchoolUniversity of PuneOrthopedics
ResidencySassoon General Hospital & University of Pune Orthopedic Residency Training for Masters Degree In Orthopaedic Surgery
ResidencyUniversity Group of Hospitals National Health Service TrustOrthopedic Surgery
FellowshipKentucky Sports Medicine ClinicArthroscopy & Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery
FellowshipBaylor College of Medicine-HoustonFoot/Ankle Surgery
Residency Pilgrim Hospital, United Lincolnshire National Health Service TrustOrthopedic surgery
FellowshipDivision of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Foot/Ankle Surgery
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Research Interests:

Disorders of the foot and ankle.

Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

The use of intramedullary nails in tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis. Thomas, Ruth L; Sathe, Vinayak; Habib, Syed I. (2012). The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 1, (20), 1-7.

Acute effects of the Protonics system on patellofemoral alignment: an MRI study. Sathe, Vinayak M; Ireland, Mary Lloyd; Ballantyne, Bryon T; Quick, Nancy E; McClay, Irene S. (2002). Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA, 1, (10), 44-8.

Knee Pain/Locking –Water Skiing. Sathe VM, Ireland ML. (1999). Official Journal of American College of Sports Medicine, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 5 Supplement, (31), S397.