Faculty Member Brief Bio

Scott Edwards, MD
Scott Edwards, MD

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Campbell Clinic/University of Tennessee – Memphis
Fellowship: Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Philadelphia Hand Center/Thomas Jefferson Medical College
Areas of Interest: Dr. Edwards is recognized as an expert in complex disorders of the wrist and elbow, including trauma, reconstruction, arthritis and stiffness. He also specializes in advanced small joint arthroscopy, and maintains a practice and has research interests that run the full scope of hand and wrist surgery.

Damon Adamany, MD
Damon Adamany, MD

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Mount Carmel Medical Center
Fellowship: Hand and upper extremity surgery with microvascular training, University of New Mexico
Areas of Interest: Dr. Adamany has a practice that includes the full range of hand and wrist surgery with particular interest in traumatic repair and arthritic reconstructive surgery and microvascular surgery.

Arash Araghi, DO
Arash Araghi, DO

Medical School: New York Institute of Technology, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Peninsula Hospital Center
Fellowship: Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, NYU/Hospital for Joint Diseases
Areas of Interest: Dr. Araghi is a fellowship-trained specialist in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and elbow. He performs over 120 total shoulder arthroplasties each year

Andrew Blount, MD
Andrew Blount, MD

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Residency: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency, Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners/Michigan State University
Fellowship: Orthopaedic Hand/Upper Extremity, Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Areas of Interest: Dr. Blount’s practice focuses on all aspects of hand surgery, with particular focus on acute trauma, peripheral nerve repair and microsurgical reconstruction.

Lloyd Champagne, MD
Lloyd Champagne, MD

Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine
Residency: Louisiana State University, Charity Hospital
Fellowships: Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Areas of Interest: Dr. Champagne focuses his practice on acute hand trauma and microvascular reconstruction.

 Amalia De Comas, MD
Amalia De Comas, MD

Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Ochsner Healthcare System
Fellowship: Musculoskeletal Oncology, MD Anderson
Areas of Interest: Dr. De Comas is fellowship-trained in adult and pediatric musculoskeletal oncology, including limb salvage. She also has extensive training in primary and revision joint replacement surgery.

Frank Raia, MD
Frank Raia, MD

Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center
Fellowships:  Orthopaedic Hand Surgery, C.V. Starr Hand Surgery Center, St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital; Harrison L. McLaughlin Fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma Research, Trauma Training Center, Columbia University Medical Center
Areas of Interest: Dr. Raia runs a very busy practice in the community. His practice comprises all aspects of hand surgery including some congenital hand surgery.

Matthew Weichbrodt, DO
Matthew Weichbrodt, DO

Medical School: Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Oklahoma State University Medical Center
Fellowship: Hand, Microvascular and Upper Extremity, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Areas of Interest: Dr. Weichbrodt practices all aspects of hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder surgery, including arthroscopy and arthroplasty.

Meredith Workman, MD
Meredith Workman, MD

Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Residency: Combined General Surgery/Plastic Surgery Residency, Oklahoma University Health Science Center
Fellowship: Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Areas of Interest: Dr. Workman is a fellowship-trained specialist of pediatric hand surgery and congenital hand malformations.

 Jozef Zoldos, MD, DDS
Jozef Zoldos, MD, DDS

Medical School: Louisiana State University; DDS – University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry
Residency: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Pittsburgh; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and General Surgery, Louisiana State University
Fellowship: Hand/Microvascular Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Areas of Interest: Dr. Zoldos practices all aspects of hand and wrist surgery with particular emphasis on microvascular reconstruction.

James Yuen, MD
James Yuen, MD

Medical School: Medical College of Virginia, Richmond VA
Residency:Plastic Surgery, Duke University; General Surgery, West Virginia University
Fellowship: Christine M. Kleinert Institute of Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, Kentucky
Areas of Interest: Dr. Yuen focuses on advanced microsurgical reconstruction in the extremities, torso, breast, ENT and complex oncology cases.

John Brown, MD
John Brown, MD

Medical School: Howard University College of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Systems
Fellowship: Santa Monica Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Group
Areas of Interest: Dr. Brown is a recognized expert in shoulder arthroscopy and sports-related shoulder injuries.

Timothy Schaub, MD
Timothy Schaub, MD

Medical School: University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois
Residency: Plastic Surgery, University of Texas-Southwestern; General Surgery, University of Michigan
Fellowship: Hand Surgery, University of Texas-Southwestern
Areas of Interest: Dr. Schaub practices all aspects of hand, and wrist surgery, with particular emphasis on microvascular reconstruction.

Shelley Noland, MD
Shelley Noland, MD

Medical School: Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
Residency: Stanford University Hospital
Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center, Washington University
Areas of Interest: Dr. Noland practices all areas of hand and wrist surgery with special interest in brachial plexus and peripheral nerve injury.