Hand Fellowship

Teaching Staff

L. Andrew Koman, MD
Professor/Department Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Microcirculation; pain problems
  • Upper extremity; clinical outcome studies
  • Microsurgery; extremity physiology
  • Microvascular physiology

Benjamin R. Graves, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Peripheral nerve repair 
  • Shoulder replacement 
  • Trauma/Sports Medicine of the upper extremity
  • Arthroscopy of the shoulder/elbow/wrist
  • Upper extremity injury and pathology
  • Rotator cuff and shoulder instability
  • Brachial plexus
  • Hand surgery
  • Sports Medicine 


Zhongyu (John) Li, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Hand and upper extremity; microsurgery
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Arthroscopy

David F. Martin, MD
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy
  • General Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries

Gary G. Poehling, MD
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Small joint arthroscopy; pain problems in the upper extremity
  • Microsurgery; hand surgery
  • Outcome study research

Beth P. Smith, PhD
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director - Orthopaedic Research Laboratory

Areas of Expertise

  • Basic science research
  • Clinical research including outcome studies

Thomas L. Smith, PhD
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Basic science physiology/pharmacology
  • Microvascular physiology; receptor pharmacology
  • Chronic and acute animal models

Christopher J. Tuohy, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • General Orthopaedics
  • Trauma
  • Upper Extremity Fractures and Arthroscopy

Ethan R. Wiesler, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Trauma/Sports Medicine of the Upper Extremity
  • Arthroscopy of the Shoulder/Elbow/Wrist
  • Upper Extremity Injury and Pathology

Quick Reference

Hand Fellowship, Orthopaedic Surgery
Artina Dawkins, MPA
Residency Program Coordinator

Telephone 336-716-3448
FAX 336-716-3861
Patients 336-716-8200

E-Mail
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