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Orthopedic Surgery & Upper Extremity Expert Witness | Illinois

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This extremely qualified and fellowship trained expert earned both his BA and MD from University of Chicago. He completed an internship at UNC followed by a residency in orthopedic surgery at University of Chicago. This expert pursued his expertise in hand surgery by completing two hand surgery fellowships in Switzerland. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery with advanced qualification in hand surgery. This expert's career has been highlighted by numerous awards including America's Best Physicians for 6 years straight and The Gerald S. Laros Resident Teaching Award. He is also an accomplished scholar in his field as an author of over 50 journal articles, 2 books and several book chapters. In addition, he has delivered over 100 lectures and presentations on the national and international stage. Formerly, this expert was an associate professor of Clinical Surgery at University of Chicago. Currently, he is Director of the Hand and Microsurgery Service as well as Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at a major university medical school.

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BA, University of Chicago
MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Internship, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Residency, University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, Eugene Kilgore, MD and William Newmeyer, MD, San Francisco, CA,
Fellowship, Hand Trauma Surgery, St. Galen Switzerland
Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certified, Advanced Qualifications in Hand Surgery, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Member, American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand
Honor, Chicago Magazine Top Doctors, Hand Surgery
Honor, America's Best Physicians, 2008-2014
Honor, The Gerald S. Laros Resident Teaching Award
Published, 50+ journal articles, 2 books, 10+ book chapters
Lectures and Presentations, 100+ on national and international level
Former, Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Chicago
Former, Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Chicago
Current, Director of the Hand and Microsurgery Service, Section of Orthopedic Surgery, top tier university hospital
Current, Vice Chairperson, Section of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, top tier university
Current, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, top tier university

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