1. Fellow - Shoulder and Elbow Harvard Medical School
  2. Fellow - Hand and Upper Extremity Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. Resident - Orthopedics University of Illinois at Chicago
  4. Resident - Three years of General Surgery, One year of Orthopedics American University of Beirut
  5. MD American University of Beirut
  6. BS - Chemistry American University of Beirut

Academic rank

  1. Associate Professor of Orthopedics


  • Upper extremity advanced reconstruction for sequelae of adult and obstetric brachial plexus injuries
  • Shoulder arthroscopy for nerve decompression, rotator cuff repair, and shoulder stabilization
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Management of complex shoulder disorders: rotator cuff repair/reconstruction, nerve repair and reconstruction
  • Tendon reconstruction/transfer for paralytic and non-paralytic shoulder
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Management of elbow disorders: elbow instability, tendons' repair, and elbow arthroplasty
  • Management of wrist and hand disorders
  • Management of shoulder/elbow/hand fractures


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