Speciality: Hand and Upper Extremity
Glenn A. Teplitz, MD, Vice Chairman of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Winthrop University Hospital, is also Chief of the Hospital’s Hand Service. His expertise focuses on the diagnosis, conservative management and surgical treatment of hand and upper extremity disorders. Dr. Teplitz utilizes such state-of-the-art techniques such as arthroscopy to treat all ailments of the hand, wrist, and elbow, including such common conditions as carpal tunnel syndrome and trigger fingers, as well as complex fractures and sports-related injuries.
Khan, A.M., Ryan, M.G., Teplitz, G.A.: Bilateral Carpometacarpal Dislocations of the Thumb: Am J. Orthop.2003 Jan;32(1):38-41.
Teplitz, G.A., McCormack, R.: Percutaneous Reduction and K-Wire Fixation of Impacted Intra-Articular Fractures of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint. Winthrop University Hospital Medical Journal Affiliate of StateU niversity of New York School of Medicine,Stony Brook, New York 11794 Vol. 21, 1999, pg. 130-132. Review: MR features of benign and malignant masses of the hand and wrist.
D. Winger MD, J.S. Luchs MD, G. Teplitz MD, K. Finzel MD, K. Math MD, S. Kenan MD. Educational Exhibit: 107th Annual Meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society. Orlando, Fla. May 6-11, 2004.
Joseph, S.A., Teplitz, G.A.: Pick-off fracture-An Intra-articular metacarpal head fracture. The Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine, pp 599-601, August 2006. Review: MR features of benign and malignant masses of the hand and wrist.
D. Winger MD, J.S. Luchs MD, G. Teplitz MD, K. Finzel MD, K. Math MD, S. Kenan MD. Educational Exhibit: RSNA, 92nd Scientific Assembly. Chicago, Illinois. Nov, 2006.
Nelson, C. Levin, S., Teplitz, G.A.: Biomechanical Evaluation of Volar Locking Plates for Distal Radius Fractures. Podium Presentation American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, January 10-13, 2007 at the Westin Rio Mar Beach Golf Resort & Spa, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.