Education: University of Vermont College of Medicine, Yale University
Certifications: Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, Board Certified Hand Surgeon
Education: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mass General Hospital, Cleveland Clinic
Memberships: American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Society for the Surgery of the Hand, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
Dr. Josh Pletka, MD, is new to our community, coming from an active practice in Syracuse, New York, where he was also an adjunct professor at the State University of New York Upstate, Department of Orthopedics. He specializes in both open and arthroscopic surgeries of the hand, wrist and shoulder, including complex rotator cuff repair, reconstructive surgery, primary and revision shoulder replacement and repair of fractures. Dr. Pletka is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Click here to access physician website.
Education: Georgetown University School of Medicine, University of Rochester, Curtis National Hand Center
Certifications: Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, Subspecialty Certification in Hand Surgery
Richard Choi, MD, has a special focus on hand surgery, upper extremity injuries and trauma. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Academy of Hand surgeons, and the Massachusetts Medical Society. He is also a former member of the Lawrence General Hospital Board of Trustees and has served as Lawrence General’s chief of surgery. Click here to access physician website.
Education: Johns Hopkins, Rutgers Medical School, New York University Hospital for Joint Disease, University of Florida
Certification: Board Certified American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons