Hand, Shoulder and Elbow Care

Hand, Shoulder and Elbow Specialists

From our highly trained hand surgeons to our physical and occupational therapists, our team at Wake Forest Baptist Health offers personalized treatment that you will not find anywhere else in the Winston-Salem area. Our hand, shoulder and elbow specialists are experts in their field. Our doctors have helped develop some of the most advanced treatment options used today to help patients heal faster with better results.

Our expertise defines our approach to exceptional care. Our doctors are: 

  • Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 
  • Fellowship-trained in hand surgery 
  • Subspecialty certified by the American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Our doctors are also nationally recognized among the Best Doctors in America by Best Doctors, Inc.

As an academic medical center, we bring together the best in research, clinical care and education. Our goal is to provide the most advanced care today and discover even better treatments for tomorrow. Read more about our latest research.

Meet Our Hand, Shoulder and Elbow Team 


Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. Cynthia Emory 
Cynthia Emory, MD
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. Cristin Ferguson
Cristin M. Ferguson, MD
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. Michael Freehill
Michael T. Freehill, MD

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Benjamin Graves, MD 

Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. John Hubbard 
John Hubbard, MD
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. Andrew Koman 
L. Andrew Koman, MD
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. John Li 
Zhongyu "John" Li, MD
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. David Martin 
David F. Martin, MD 
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. Gary Poehling 
Gary G. Poehling, MD
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. Christopher Tuohy 
Christopher J. Tuohy, MD
Hand Shoulder Elbow Specialist Dr. Ethan Wiesler 
Ethan R. Wiesler, MD  



Quick Reference

Orthopaedic Services

New Patients 336-716-WAKE
Toll-Free 888-716-WAKE
Returning Patients
Returning Pediatric Patients

Contact the Department

Main 336-716-8200
Fax 336-716-8018

For assistance after hours, please call 336-716-2011 and ask for the Orthopaedic Surgeon on call.
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