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Dr. Koehler is the Director of Hand and Microsurgery and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and Kings County Hospital Center. He is also a specialized consultant for challenging cases at Maimonides Medical Center.
Dr. Koehler specializes in the treatment of all disorders of the upper extremity in adults and children. He has particular interests in peripheral nerve surgery, the brachial plexus, and upper extremity reconstruction and reanimation. He specializes in free tissue transfer and peripheral nerve surgery.
Dr. Koehler has conducted extensive research on the upper extremity and, in particular, has a focus on peripheral nerve repair and reconstruction. In addition to publishing clinical and basic science research papers, he has also contributed chapters for multiple textbooks. He is a frequent presenter at national and international meetings. He is active in the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, currently serving on a committee and recently traveled to Honduras as a member of the Touching Hands Project. Dr. Koehler has also been recognized by the American Orthopaedic Association as an Emerging Leader.
Dr. Koehler received his medical degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He then completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery also from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where he was the Administrative Chief Resident. He completed his fellowship training in hand, upper extremity and microvascular surgery from Duke University Medical Center.