Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeons, Therapists, Psychologists and Staff

As national leaders in scientific research and medical evaluation, staff specialize in understanding the complexities of hand, arm and shoulder conditions. Our interdisciplinary team ensures that patients receive the expert attention they need during recovery, from identification of a condition to surgical reconstruction, rehabilitation and psychological adjustment. Caregivers work together to provide comprehensive treatment that improves function and helps patients resume their lives.

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeons

Surgeons have been nationally recognized for excellence in orthopaedic, reconstructive and microsurgery. All physicians are board certified and fellowship trained in specialties including hand surgery, upper extremity surgery, microsurgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Our team of orthopaedic surgeons and plastic and reconstructive surgeons is specially trained to provide treatments that improve the function and appearance of any part of the hand and arm that is missing, damaged or diseased. They are also experts in correcting problems or injuries in joints, tendons, nerves and ligaments. Orthopaedic surgeons additionally are trained to correct problems or injuries to the bones in the arm and hand.

Cameron M. Best, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Roger A. Daley, MD, PhD
Orthopaedic Surgeon

William Dzwierzynski, MD
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Steve Grindel, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon

John B. Hijjawi, MD
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

John LoGiudice, MD
Plastic Surgeon

Robert C. Manz, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Hani S. Matloub, MD
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

James R. Sanger, MD
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Rehabilitation Psychologists

Rehabilitation psychologists are widely recognized for their treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder as well as specializing in assisting patients to resume their daily lives following injury.

Brad K. Grunert, PhD
Mark D. Rusch, PhD
Stephanie C. Zanowski, PhD

Hand Therapists

In addition to our physicians and psychologists, our comprehensive team includes physical and occupational therapists, many with advanced national certification in hand therapy. We have therapists with specialty areas in brachial plexus, ergonomics, work reconditioning as well as Functional Capacity Evaluations. All therapists are proficient in wound care, splinting/casting, thermal and electrical modalities, therapeutic exercise and patient education. Their longevity with the program, extensive experience and advanced training help them anticipate patient needs and provide optimal care.

Additional Expertise Based on Each Patient’s Needs

As part of an academic medical center, a full spectrum of specialists is available for consultation and involvement in treatment based on each patient’s needs. These physicians may include neurologists, physical medicine specialists, radiologists, rheumatologists, oncologists and other specialists.

Appointments

For hand and upper extremity services:

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Locations

Hand & upper extremity services offered at these locations: