Dr. Brooks received his MD from Columbia University in 1997. He completed residency and fellowship training at Brown University before further training during the the prestigious Eaton-Littler Fellowship in Hand, Microvascular and Upper Extremity Fellowship at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt/Columbia. Dr. Brooks has cared for the Providence Bruins hockey team, the Brown University football team and the New York Philharmonic during his training. Dr. Brooks has also authored scientific articles on carpal tunnel surgery biomechanics and distal radius (wrist) fractures, as he has presented lectures from a regional to international level on aspects of hand surgery and orthopaedic trauma. He is the Director of Orthopaedic Trauma at Stamford Hospital.