Michael R. Clain, MD

Dr. Michael Clain
  • College: Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1980
  • Medical School: Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, 1984
  • Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, 1986-1990
  • Fellowship: Foot and Ankle, University of Texas and Baylor College of Medicine, 1990-1991

Michael Clain, MD is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in foot and ankle surgery. After graduating from Brown University in Providence, RI, he earned his medical degree at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in NY. He did his internship in general surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital, followed by a residency in orthopedic surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in NY. Additionally, Dr. Clain completed a foot and ankle fellowship at the University of Texas and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston Texas.

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I have been a patient since 2004 with Dr. Clain. He has done amazing things with my ankle. I don’t think I would be walking today if it wast not for his expert surgery procedures. Thank you Dr. Clain. (5 Star Review on Google from J.I.)

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Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
Connecticut Orthopaedic Society
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners



Castle Connolly Top Doctors 2007 – 2019
Castle Connolly New York Metro Area Top Doctor 2008- 2019
Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors 2001-2005, 2007- 2011, 2013, 2018, 20019
New York Magazine Best Doctors 2008, 2009, 2011, 2015, 2017
Greenwich Magazine Top Doctors 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013-2019
New Canaan Magazine Top Doctors 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013-2019
Stamford Magazine Top Doctors 2010, 2011, 2013-2019
Westport Magazine Top Doctors 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013-2017
The Wag Magazine Best Doctors 2010
US News and World Report Top Doctor 2011

Academic Honors

Brown University, Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude
Gordon Dewart Award


Bunion, Achilles Tendinitis and Foot Fracture Treatments

What’s Ailing You: Michael Clain, MD on Bunionectomy News 12
What’s Ailing You: Ankle Foot Pain Connecticut News 12