Arthritis, Arthritis of the Fingers, Arthritis of the Hand, Brachial Plexus Injuries, Carpal Injuries, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Congenital Hand Anomalies, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Dupuytren's Contracture, Facial Reanimation, Hand and Peripheral Nerves, Hand Fractures, Hand Reconstruction, Hand Surgery, Limb Salvage Surgery, Microsurgical Tissue Transfer, Microvascular Free Flap Surgery, Microvascular Reconstruction, Microvascular Surgery, Nerve Compression, Nerve Injury, Plastic Surgery, Polydactyly (extra fingers), Reconstruction After Skin Cancer, Reconstructive Surgery, Soft Tissue and Tendon Injuries of the Hand and Fingers, Syndactyly-Webbed Fingers, Tendinitis of the Hand, Fingers, and Wrist, Tendon Transfer, Tumors, Benign, Ulnar Neuropathy, Upper Extremity Reconstruction
Assessing the effect of chronic pain on outcomes of carpal tunnel surgery.; Assessing education methods of surgeons and non-surgeons in management of hand disorders; Assessing the impact of chronic non-hand pain on response to hand surgery procedures
Dr. Scott D. Lifchez is an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He serves as director of Hand Surgery Service and section chief of Plastic Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He specializes in surgical treatments for injuries and chronic conditions of the hands and fingers.
Dr. Lifchez received his medical training at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago in 1999. He conducted a residency in plastic surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee in 2005, and in 2008 completed a fellowship in hand surgery at Curtis National Hand Center of Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore.
He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. He is certified in plastic surgery and surgery of the hand.
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American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American College of Surgeons