Brooklyn Hand Surgery

Helpful Links

These are excellent links that you may find helpful!


American Society for Surgery of the Hand

The American Society for Surgery of the Hand was founded in 1946 to facilitate the exchange of information related to problems of the hand. It is the oldest and largest medical specialty society in the United States devoted to the care of the hand.  Dr. Koehler is a member and serves on committees.


American Association for Hand Surgery

The American Association for Hand Surgery represents a diverse but cohesive mix of hand surgeons and hand therapists. Comprised of over 1,400 members including orthopedic surgeons, plastic surgeons, general surgeons, microsurgeons, hand therapists, nurses, and basic scientists, the Hand Association is an inclusive organization that welcomes individuals who are interested in joining the organization to fulfill its mission.  Dr. Koehler is a member.


SUNY Downstate Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Koehler is the Director of Hand and Microsurgery at SUNY Downstate.  His lab is located here and he is an active faculty member.


American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is an orthopedic organization. Founded in 1933, as of 2015 AAOS had grown to include about 39,000 members. Dr. Koehler is a member of the AAOS.