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Jonathan Acton Hammond, MD

Surgical Director, Heart Transplant Program and Surgical Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support Program, Hartford Hospital

4.9 /5
63 surveys


Hartford HealthCare Medical Group


Cardiac Surgery, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Acute Pulmonary Emboli, Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation, Heart Transplantation, Heart Valve Surgery, MAZE and Mini MAZE for Atrial Fibrillation, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Open Thoracic Aortic Surgery, Pacemakers

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Office Locations

  • Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Hartford Hospital

    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 919
    Hartford, CT 06106
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    Phone: 860.696.5520
    Fax: 860.522.3951


Dr. Hammond graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1984 and completed his surgical internship and residency at Hartford Hospital/University of Connecticut and his cardiac surgery fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

He joined the Hartford Hospital Medical Staff in 1991 and has been with the Heart Transplant Program since his arrival.

His interests are in surgery for heart failure, mechanical circulatory support, and transplantation.

He also serves as an Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at UCONN School of Medicine.



Medical School

  • Harvard MD


  • Hartford Hospital/University of Connecticut Integrated Surgical Residency Prog., General Surgery


  • Hartford Hospital/University of Connecticut Integrated Surgical Residency Prog., General Surgery


  • Medical College of Wisconsin, Cardiac Surgery


  • Williams College BA

Faculty Appointments

University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Surgery, Assistant Clinical Professor

Professional Organizations

Hartford County Medical Society
CT State Medical Society
Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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