Status
Active
Code
2086S0105X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Surgery of the Hand
A surgeon with expertise in the investigation, preservation and restoration by medical, surgical and rehabilitative means, of all structures of the upper extremity directly affecting the form and function of the hand and wrist. Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: definition added, source added]

Additional Resources: American Board of Surgery, 2007. http://www.absurgery.org/.

Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Surgery.