Jacksonville, Florida Clinical Profile


The majority of my current research is clinical. This includes the result of carpal tunnel syndrome in elderly patients, the results of total joint arthroplasty of the wrist and the long-term results of surface replacement arthroplasty of the proximal interphalangeal joints of the hand. Additional areas of research interest includes biomechanic of the wrist and peripheral nerve and brachial plexus injury and repair.


Primary Appointment

  1. Consultant, Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Administrative Appointment

  1. Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Rank

  1. Professor of Orthopedics


  1. Special Fellowship - Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. Resident Hand Surgery, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. Resident - Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, RCP University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
  4. MD - Honor Student West Virginia University School of Medicine
  5. BA - Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude Distinguished Graduate Air Force ROTC West Virginia University

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