Specialty and Training

Areas of Expertise

 

Screen Shot 2014-03-25 at 3.29.53 PMOrthopaedic Trauma / General Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Comprehensive Care of the Upper and Lower extremities
  • Complex fracture and soft tissue reconstruction
  • Sports injuries in adults and children
Arthroscopy
  • Minimally invasive repair techniques
  • Hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder
Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Joint replacement of elbow, wrist, fingers
  • Reconstruction of arthritic joints
Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Acute fractures (Shoulder to fingertips)
  • Complex wrist and elbow fractures/dislocations
  • Hand/Nail bed/fingertip reconstruction
  • Revascularization/Replantations
  • Vascular disorders
Soft Tissue Reconstruction
  • Tendon and Nerve Transfers
  • Microsurgery
  • Soft tissue coverage/flaps
  • Vascularized bone grafts
  • Tendinitis (deQuervain, extensor)
  • Dupuytren’s disease
  • Ganglions/masses/infections
Compressive Neuropathies
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Radial tunnel syndrome
Education / Training
Fellowship:
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
The Philadelphia Hand Centers
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Philadelphia, PA
Pediatric Hand and Upper Extremity Reconstruction
Shriner’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia
Residency:
Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Southern California Medical Centers
Education:
University of California, Irvine M.D
University of California Irvine, B.A.
Licensure:
State of California
State of Pennsylvania
State of New Jersey
Memberships:
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS)
American Medical Association
University of Southern California Graduate Orthopaedic Society