1. Minnesota


  1. Orthopedic Surgery


  1. BA - Biology and Natural Science Midland Lutheran College
  2. PhD - Anatomy University of Iowa
  3. Traineeship - National Institutes of Health University of Iowa
  4. MD University of Iowa School of Medicine
  5. Fellow - Research University of Iowa
  6. Resident - Orthopedic Surgery University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
  7. Fellow - Hand Surgery Mayo Clinic in Rochester


  1. Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Orthopedics

Professional Highlights

  • Chair, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, 2005-2007
  • President, American Association for Hand Surgery, 2004


  • Wrist and distal radio-ulnar joint disease
  • Distal upper extremity trauma
  • Upper extremity peripheral nerve and vascular disease
  • Upper extremity arthritis


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