John Lignore, MS, PA-C

Orthopaedic APP Clinical Manager

John is a native of New York City, where he completed his BS in Biology at Fordham University in May 1993. His interests include medicine and sports.

John has a passion for biology and kinesiology and his first occupation in the medical field was as a physical therapy assistant. He sought a degree as a physician assistant and completed a BS in Health Services and a Masters in PA Studies from Mercy College in New York in August 2002.  He joined the orthopedic team at St Vincent's in 2003. He has an affinity for total joint replacement, fracture management, rehabilitation, and preventative medicine.

John has been a per diem emergency medicine PA and an office-based clinical provider for several local orthopedic groups. He also assists on the trauma team as a per diem PA. He is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Medical Science from the University of Lynchburg.

John is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants (ConnAPA).

Connecticut Orthopaedic Institute at St. Vincent's Medical Center