Steven Koehler, MD

Steven Koehler, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery in Brooklyn, NY


 (718) 270-2045

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Office Hours

Monday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday:
Closed
Thursday:
Closed
Friday:
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


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Bay Ridge SUNY Downstate (seeing patients Tuesdays 4-8pm),
9036 7th Ave,
Brooklyn, NY

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University Hospital of Brooklyn,
450 Clarkson Ave, MSC 30,
Brooklyn, NY

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SUNY Downstate Bay Ridge Surgery Center,
9036 7th Ave,
Brooklyn, NY

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Kings County Hospital Center,
E Building, 8th Floor, Suite E,
Brooklyn, NY

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Maimondes Medical Center,
4802 10th Ave,
Brooklyn, NY

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Brooklyn Surgery Center,
6010 Bay Pkwy,
Brooklyn, NY

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About Dr. Koehler


BREAKING NEWS!! See Dr. Koehler on NBC and then visit our new website!!
https://www.nbcnewyork.com/on-air/as-seen-on/Groundbreaking-Speedy-Hand-Surgery-Comes-to-NYC_New-York-483736061.html

VISIT OUR NEW WEBSITE: https://handsurgerybrooklyn.com

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.

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Services Offered



Pediatric hand and wrist injury
Elbow surgery
Hand and wrist surgery
Upper extremity functional reconstruction
Hand and wrist traumatology
Shoulder and elbow traumatology
Microvascular free tissue transfer
Microvascular hand surgery
Orthopaedic microsurgery
Orthopaedic surgery
Hand reconstruction

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

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Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2011 - 2016

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Class of 2011

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Fellowship, Hand Surgery

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Chief Residency, Orthopedic Surgery

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Residency, Orthopedic Surgery

Colgate University
BA, Molecular Biology, Magna Cum Laude

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Medical Licenses

NcNC State Medical License
2016 - 2019

NyNY State Medical License
2012 - 2020

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Work Experience

Director
SUNY Downstate Medical Center University Hospital
Brooklyn, NY
Hand and Microsurgery
2017 - Present

Attending Surgeon
NYC Health + Hospitals / Kings County
Brooklyn, NY
Director of Hand and Microsurgery
Present

Consultant
Maimonides Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY
Consulting surgeon for complex upper extremity reconstruction
Present

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Hospital Affiliations

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Current Affiliation
Brooklyn, NY

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Current Affiliation
Brooklyn, NY

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Former Affiliation
Durham, NC

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Former Affiliation
New York, NY

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Awards

Clinician Scholar Career Development Progran Participant
AAOS/OREF/ORS, 2017

Chief Resident
Mount Sinai Orthopaedic Surgery

Emerging Leader
American Orthopaedic Association, 2015

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Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons - AAOS
Member

American Society for Surgery of the Hand - ASSH
Member

American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS)
Member

American Orthopaedic Association
Emerging Leader

Arbeitsgeimenschaft für Osteosynthesefragen Trauma
Member

Duke Hand Club
Member

Piedmont Orthopaedic Society
Member

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Publications



Lecture

Treatment of Traumatic Elbow Instability with an Internal Joint Stabilizer
American Association for Hand Surgery 2017 Annual Meeting

Outcomes of an Ulnar Nerve Anterior Transposition Using a Pedicled Adipofascial Flap
6/2/2017
Southern Orthopaedic Association 6th Annual Extremity Summit

Optimizing the Reduction and Association of the Scaphoid and Lunate (RASL) Technique: Screw Trajectory Matters
3/2017
The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society

Abstract

Physician Payment Sunshine Act: Relationships Between Hand Surgeons and Industry
72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Residents and Fellows Conference.
Ahmed R, Leversedge F, Segev D, Lopez J, Koehler SM, Mithani S
9/2017

Treatment of Traumatic Elbow Instability with an Internal Joint Stabilizer
71st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Meier KM, Andelman SM, Koehler SM, Hausman MR
9/2016

Arthroscopic All-Inside Suture Fixation and Bone Grafting of Osteochondritis Dissecans Lesions of the Capitellum
American Association for Hand Surgery 2016 Annual Meeting
Walsh A, Koehler SM, Pruzansky J, Hausman MR
1/2016

Book Chapter

Operative Techniques: Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
Koehler SM and Ruch DS

Introductory Atlas of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery: A Procedural Manual
Koehler SM and Melone Jr., CP

ASSH Surgical Anatomy: Nerve Reconstruction
Koehler SM and Leversedge FJ

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