Hand, upper extremity, and arm are a complex area of the body. Any cosmetic or functional issue related to this region should be treated by a surgeon who is an expert in hand surgery as well as cosmetic surgery.
Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Bram Kaufman provides hand surgery to patients in Beachwood, Pepper Pike, Cleveland, OH, and surrounding locations.
The simplest and most reliable method to identify an adequately trained and qualified plastic surgeon as well as hand surgeon would be to assess whether they are accredited by the renowned American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS).
The ABPS is the most authoritative and recognized surgery board in the United States. For patients, this certification offers an automatic guarantee that the surgeon has received specialized training in a specific area for a certain number of years.
Surgeons who maintain the ABPS certification for the long term will continually remain abreast with cutting-edge surgical techniques and knowledge, and follow stringent standards of care and best practices in cosmetic surgery at all times.
While many surgeons offer hand surgeries, all of them may not be board certified in plastic surgery by the ABPS.
Dr. Kaufman’s professional training and experience as a hand surgeon provide him with a unique understanding of soft tissue, joint, and bone-related conditions of the fingers, hand, elbow, and wrist.
He has in-depth knowledge of the intricate complexities of the hand anatomy as well as advanced surgical skills that allow him to provide his patients with a wide array of medical and surgical options that they may not find at traditional orthopedic practices.
Dr. Kaufman uses cutting-edge, innovative technologies that are designed and proven to eliminate discomfort and restore the complete functionality of the hand. In case of a long-standing degenerative condition or a traumatic injury, he may be able to offer an individualized solution to accomplish the most desirable results in a less invasive way.
The judicious Dr. Kaufman develops a personal rapport with every patient. He, along with his team, makes every effort to enable new patients to feel entirely comfortable and relaxed.
He motivates them to share their innermost concerns, clarify doubts, and ask questions at the time of the pre-op consultation. He will offer in-depth and accurate answers to the complete satisfaction of the patient.
Dr. Kaufman associates closely with patients to create a customized surgical plan that is tailored to address the unique cosmetic and functional requirements of the hand.
He offers the highest level of care to each patient, along with a commitment to a holistic approach to diagnosis and treating a wide array of hand-related injuries and conditions.
Dr. Kaufman completed his General Surgery residency at Case Western Reserve University. During that period, he was an Allen Scholar Research Fellow. Subsequently, he received fellowship training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as Hand and Microsurgery at the University of Pittsburgh.
He has board certification from the ABPS and is a member of renowned professional organizations such as the American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS). In addition, Dr. Kaufman is Certified in Surgery of the Hand (CAQSH). He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).
With over 25 years of surgical experience and training, Dr. Kaufman enjoys strong support from his patients. He is presently ranked as a RealSelf Top Doctor. Plastic surgeon Dr. Bram Kaufman receives patients from Beachwood, Pepper Pike, Cleveland, OH, and nearby areas for hand surgery.