John Sakowich, PA-C

Certified Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant

John Sakowich, PA-C

Tel: 203-797-1500
Ext: 9604
Fax: 203-730-9503

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John Sakowich has been a Physician Assistant at OrthoConnecticut for nine years. He is a part of The Sports Medicine Center and has been working exclusively with Dr. Ross Henshaw for over four years.John has assisted in a multitude of surgeries making him qualified to help treat a wide variety of orthopedic issues.

While getting his undergraduate degree in Human Movement with a concentration on Exercise Science at Sacred Heart University, John was a NCAA Div. 1 Track and Field Team Captain. He then went on to attend Touro College to become a Physician Assistant. He is still an avid runner and frequently participates in obstacle course races, such as the Spartan race, so he is no stranger to the stresses placed upon an athlete's body. Whether it's a shoulder, knee or hip injury, John has helped treat patients and athletes of all ages.


  • Physician Assistant; National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants (ConnAPA)
  • Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery (PAOS)


  • B.S. in Physician Assistant Studies, Touro College; Bay Shore, NY
  • B.S. in Human Movement with a concentration on Exercise Science, Sacred Heart University; Fairfield, CT