1. Fellow - Hand Fellow Thomas Jefferson University
  2. Chief Resident - Orthopaedics Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  3. Consultant - Orthopaedics Massachusetts Rehabilitation Hospital
  4. Consultant - Pediatric Orthopaedics Bunker Hill Health Center, Boston MA
  5. Consultant - Pediatric Orthopaedics Chelsea Health Center
  6. Resident - Orthopaedic Resident Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program, Harvard Medical School
  7. Research Fellowship - Orthopaedics Childrens Hospital Medical Center, Boston MA
  8. Internship/Residency - Surgery Medical College of Virginia
  9. MD Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University
  10. BS Pennsylvania State University


  1. Hand Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  2. Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Primary Appointment

  1. Orthopedic Surgery

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  2. Professor of Orthopedics

Professional Highlights

  • Chair, Integrated Physician Practice Section Governing Council, American Medical Association, 2012-2014
  • Chair, Research Development Committee, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2011-2014
  • Chair, Specialty and Service Society Governing Council, American Medical Association, 2011-2012
  • Member, Board of Directors, Mayo Alumni Association, 2010-2016
  • Chair, Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 2008-2010


  • Hand surgery
  • Tendon repair and reconstruction in the hand
  • Compression neuropathy in the hand
  • Pediatric and congenital hand disorders
  • Hand tumors
  • Hand problems in musicians


See my publications


See a description of research activities.


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