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Hand to Shoulder Center

Expert Surgeons

Our Fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeons are highly-respected for their expertise in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of all injuries, disorders and conditions involving the hand, wrist, elbow, arm or shoulder.

Our mission is to provide the best and most advanced care and treatment to patients, facilitating a rapid and full return to their normal daily activities.

Our Upper Extremity Fellowship Trained Experts:

Hand

  • Marvin Kohn, MD
  • Michael Cohn, MD
  • Jeffrey Rosenfeld, MD

Shoulder

  • Howard Routman, MD
  • Michael Cohn, MD
  • Jeffrey Rosenfeld, MD
  • Laura White Kolshak, MD

Quality You Can Count On

JFK Medical Center performs a high number of joint replacement surgeries each year. High volumes mean greater physician and care team expertise for our patients. At the Orthopedic Institute at JFK Medical Center, quality patient care is our central focus:

  • Our readmission rate is less than the Florida average (3.10% vs. 4.93%)
  • The average length of stay is shorter than other Florida hospitals (1.83 days vs. 3.04 days)
    • We have had zero reported hospital acquired conditions for shoulder replacement surgery

The Leaders in Upper Extremity Conditions


Hand

Common hand injuries/conditions we treat:

  • Arthritis
  • Cysts/Ganglions/Tumors
  • Dupuytran’s Constracture
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Infections/Inflammation
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Paralytic Deformities
  • Conditions resulting from Stroke and Cerebral Palsy

Elbow

Common elbow injuries/conditions we treat:

  • Tennis Elbow
  • Golfter’s Elbow
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Overuse Syndrome
  • Contractures
  • Dislocations
  • Fractures
  • Ligament Injuries and Instabilities

Wrist

The joints of the hand and wrist often work together to allow the hand to function properly. When you are afflicted with pain, tendonitis, or other problems of the wrist, it affects your ability to use your hands, which affects your lifestyle and livelihood. The treatment plan that our physicians recommend is customized to best meet each of our patient’s needs. Common wrist injuries/conditions we treat:

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendonitis
  • Arthritis
  • Fractures (including Wrist and Scaphold Bone)
  • Ligament Injuries and Instabilities
  • Paralytic deformities
  • Conditions resulting from Stroke and Cerebral Palsy
  • Wrist Treatment

Shoulder

The shoulder is a common source of aches and pains, often the result of repetitive motion used in sports, at work, or during other activities. Injuries associated with this pain range from tendonitis to severe arthritis, requiring medical attention to help regain an active lifestyle.

Common shoulder injuries/conditions we treat:

  • Tendonitis
  • Dislocations
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Instabilities

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