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David Christopher Aughton, MD

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Hartford HealthCare Medical Group


General Surgery < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Abdominal Wall Hernias, Appendectomy, Breast Cancer, Colon Surgery, Groin Hernias, Laparoscopic Colon Surgery, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, Melanoma, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Pacemakers, Parathyroid Surgery, Skin Cancer, Thyroid Surgery, Vascular Access, Wound Care Management

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Dr. David Aughton is a general surgeon with Hartford HealthCare. Clinically, his areas of interest include: hernias; abdominal surgery; laparoscopic surgery; breast surgery; skin and soft tissue; and thyroids/parathyroids.

After finishing his undergraduate degree at the University of Central Florida, he earned a medical degree from American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. He completed an internship and residency, both in general surgery, at Quinnipiac University Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine/Waterbury Hospital.

Dr. Aughton is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Medical Association.


Medical School

  • American University of the Caribbean MD


  • Quinnipiac University/Waterbury Hospital, General Surgery


  • Quinnipiac University/Waterbury Hospital, General Surgery

Professional Organizations

American College of Surgeons, Member
American Medical Association, Member

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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