Hand-e Editorial Board

Contact us by emailing feedback@assh.org or calling the ASSH Central Office at (312) 880-1900 between 7:30 AM and 5:30 PM CST. Visit our About Hand-e page for information about submitting your videos to Hand-e.
Warren

Warren Hammert, MD

Hand-e Editor

Dr. Hammert oversees all Hand-e activity. He works with the Hand-e work group to manage the overarching aspects of Hand-e and works with the editors on content.

Martin I.

Martin I. Boyer, MD, FRCS(C)

Member, Hand-e Work Group

Dr. Boyer is one of the three members of the work group, which meets regularly with Editor Warren Hammert.

Michael

Michael Hausman, MD

Member, Hand-e Work Group

Dr. Hausman is one of the three members of the work group, which meets regularly with Editor Warren Hammert.
Raymond B.

Raymond B. Raven, MD

Member, Hand-e Work Group

Dr. Raven is one of the three members of the work group, which meets regularly with Editor Warren Hammert.

Research Editors

Ryan

Ryan Calfee, MD, MSc

Clinical Trials/ Outcomes Editor

Dr. Calfee is also a committee Chair within the ASSH Research Division.

Rowena

Rowena McBeath, MD

Basic Science Editor

Dr. McBeath is an ASSH grant recipient, receiving grants in both 2009 and 2010.

Practice/Policy Editors

Orrin

Orrin Franko, MD

Technology and Social Media Editor

Dr. Franko focuses on emerging tech, EMR, and online reviews.

Ronald M.

Ronald M. Gonzalez, DO, FRCS

International & Translation Editor

Dr. Gonzalez is a fluent Spanish-speaker and helps translate content for Hand-e.

Stephen

Stephen McCollam, MD

Policy and Media Editor

Dr. McCollam focuses on t
ort reform, the ACA, and reimbursement issues.

Desirae

Desirae McKee, MD

Technology and Social Media Editor

Dr. McKee focuses on emerging tech, EMRs, and online reviews.

Gillian D.

Gillian D. Smith, MD

International Editor

Dr. Smith resides in the UK and works to connect ASSH with hand societies in other countries.

Jonathan

Jonathan Tueting, MD

Practice Management Editor

As a committee Chair in the ASSH Practice Division, Dr. Tueting focuses on coding, billing, malpractice, insurance and surgery centers.

Education/Clinical Editors

Joshua

Joshua Abzug, MD

Other Editor

Dr. Abzug focuses on a variety of topics, including diseases and disorders, RA, vascular, infections (osteomyelitis), and Dupuytren’s.

Kim

Kim Carney Young, MD

Degenerative or Post-Traumatic Reconstruction Editor

Dr. Carney Young focus on arthritis, malunions and nonunions in her role.

Louis

Louis Catalano, MD

Degenerative or Post-Traumatic Reconstruction Editor

In his role, Dr. Catalano focuses on arthritis, malunions and nonunions.

Ida

Ida Fox, MD

Nerve Editor

Dr. Fox focuses on brachial plexus, nerve injuries, repair or reconstruction, nerve transfers and compression neuropathies.

R. Glenn

R. Glenn Gaston, MD

Trauma Editor

Dr. Gaston focuses on fractures, dislocations, ligament injuries and instabilities.

Thomas B.

Thomas B. Hughes, MD

Trauma Editor

Dr.  Hughes focuses on fractures, dislocations, ligament injuries and instabilities.

Jonathan

Jonathan Isaacs, MD

Nerve Editor

Dr. Isaacs focuses on brachial plexus, nerve injuries repair or reconstruction, nerve transfers, and compression neuropathies.

Sanjeev

Sanjeev Kakar, MD

Tumor Editor

Dr. Kakar focuses on benign and malignant soft tissue and bone tumors in his role.

Jason H.

Jason H. Ko, MD

Soft Tissue Editor

In his role, Dr. Ko focuses on microsurgery, flaps, grafts and transplantation.

Dawn M.

Dawn M. LaPorte, MD

Resident and Fellow Education Resources Editor

Dr. LaPorte is also a member of the ASSH Resident Education Committee.

Steve K.

Steve K. Lee, MD

Tendon Editor

In his role, Dr. Lee primarily focuses on trauma and tendinopathies.

Kevin

Kevin Little, MD

Pediatrics Editor

In his role, Dr. Little primarily focuses on congenital and traumatic topics.

Brian

Brian Loeffler, MD

Shoulder Editor

Dr. Loeffler focuses on the shoulder for Hand-e purposes but specializes in the entire hand and upper extremity.

Rebecca

Rebecca Neiduski, PhD, OTR/L, CHT

Therapy/Rehab Editor

Dr. Neiduski is the only Hand-e Editor who is a Certified Hand Therapist.

Allan

Allan Peljovich, MD

Central Nervous System Editor

Dr. Peljovich focuses on CP, TBI, stroke and spinal cord injury topics.

Noah

Noah Raizman, MD

Tendon Editor

Dr. Raizman primarily focuses on trauma and tendinopathies in his role.

Adam B.

Adam B. Shafritz, MD

General Principles Editor

Dr. Shafritz focuses on anesthesia, physical exam and anatomy.

Jaimie T.

Jaimie T. Shores, MD

Soft Tissue Editor

Dr. Shores focuses on microsurgery, flaps, grafts and transplantation.

Video Editor

Randip R.

Randip R. Bindra,FRCS, MCh Orth

Dr. Bindra is the sole Video Editor and works with ASSH staff to review videos that are posted to Hand-e.

Industry Guide Editorial Board

Raymond B.

Raymond B. Raven, MD

Chair, Industry Guide Editorial Board

Dr. Raven is also a member of the Hand-e work group, which houses the Industry Guide.
Sidney M.

Sidney M. Jacoby, MD

Member, Industry Guide Editorial Board

Dr. Jacoby also works with industry in his role as a Commercial Support Committee member.
Steve K.

Steve K. Lee, MD

Member, Industry Guide Editorial Board

Dr. Lee also works with industry in his role as a member of the Corporate Advisory Council and Commercial Support Committee.
Deana

Deana Mercer, MD

Member, Industry Guide Editorial Board

Dr. Mercer is a former ASSH young leader and serves on 5 other committees.