Dr. Berkowitz’s Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Dr Berkowitz, Orthopedic Surgeon with Greater Hartford Orthopedic Group, P.C. specializing in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
SPECIALTY
Orthopedic Surgery
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

BOARD CERTIFICATION

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 1993
Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand – ABOS 1994

LICENSURE

Connecticut, New Jersey

EDUCATION

Rochester, New York
Magna Cum Laude 1980
Phi Beta Kappa 1980
Rochester Plan Early Selection Program 1978

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Rochester M.D. 1984
Rochester, New York

GRADUATE TRAINING

1984-1986 Internship/Residency
General Surgery
New York University
Bellevue Medical Center
New York, New York

1986-1990 Residency
Orthopaedic Surgery
New York University
Bellevue Medical Center
New York, New York

1990-1991 Fellowship
Hand Surgery
Raymond M. Curtis Hand Center
Union Memorial Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 1993
Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand – ABOS 1994

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
New Millennium Hand Club

ACCOLADES

“Top Doc” Philadelphia Magazine 2015

PUBLICATIONS

Jih, D.M., Elenitsas, R., Vittorio, C., Berkowitz, A.R., Seykora, J.T.: Aggressive Digital Papillary Adenocarcinoma. The American Journal of Dermatopathology 23:143, 2001

Marlowe, E.S., Bonner, F.J., Berkowitz, A.R.: Correlation Between Two-Point Discrimination and Median Nerve Sensory Response. Muscle and Nerve 22:1196-1200, 1999

Berkowitz, A.R., Melone, C.P., Belsky, M.R.: Pisiform – Hamate Coalition with Ulnar Neuropathy J. Hand Surg. 17A:657-662, 1992

Burger, R.M., Berkowitz, A.R., Peisach, J., Horwitz, S.B.: Origin of Malondialdehyde from DNA Degraded by Fe (II)-Bleomycin. J.Biological Chemistry 255(24):11832-11838, 1989

Jason, M., Devereux, R., Borer, J.S., Pickering, T., Fisher, J., Harshfield, G., Berkowitz, A., Laragh, J.: 24 Hour Arterial Pressure Measurement: Improved Prediction of Left Ventricular Dysfunction in Essential Hypertension. J. Am. College of Cardiology (Abstracts) 1(2) part 2:599, 1983

Burger, R.M., Berkowitz, A.R., Peisach, J., Horwitz, S.B.: Origins of Malondialdehyde in Bleomycin-Degraded DNA. Federation Proceedings (Abstracts) 39 (6):1881, 1980

PRESENTATIONS

Why Hand Surgery Fails. Presented at the 15th Annual Pennsylvania/New Jersey Conference International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals. Atlantic City, New Jersey. 2014.

Success in Private Practice. Instructional Course presented at American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting. Maui, Hawaii 2009.

Comminuted Fractures of Distal Radius. Presented at Annual Congress of Hellenic Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery and Hellenic Society for Surgery of the Hand. Hersonissos, Crete 2003.

ORIF of Phalangeal Fractures. Presented at Annual Congress of Hellenic Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery and Hellenic Society for Surgery of the Hand. Hersonissos, Crete 2003.

Cases from Hell. Presented at Annual Congress of Hellenic Society for
Reconstructive Microsurgery and Hellenic Society for Surgery of the Hand, Hersonissos, Crete. 2003.

Current Update on Treatment of Radial Nerve Injury Associated with Fractures of the Humerus. Presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 69th Annual Meeting – Speciality Day/ASSH. Dallas, Texas 2002.

Anatomic Study of the Superficial Radial Nerve. Presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 47th Annual Meeting. Phoenix, Arizona 1992