The Hand, Upper Extremity and Microvascular Service provides experience in common and complex, traumatic and acquired, disorders of the hand and upper extremity. Special interests and capabilities are congenital hand disorders, microvascular surgery, Ilizarov surgery and upper extremity arthroscopy and brachial plexus surgery. Department specialists perform rheumatoid and all other reconstructive surgeries, including complex shoulder reconstruction and joint replacement.

Current Upper Extremity Faculty

Robert Szabo, M.D. Robert M. Szabo, M.D.
Professor and Chief of Hand
Upper Extremity and Microvascular Service and Fellowship Director.
Check with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons for more information on Dr. Szabo.
Robert Allen, MD Robert H. Allen, M.D.
Christopher Bayne, MD Christopher O. Bayne, M.D.
Assistant Professor


New patients

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Referral Site
New Patient Brochure (PDF)