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Plainview, NY 11803
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Mitchell Keschner, MD

HAND FELLOWSHIP TRAINING:
Emanuel B. Kaplan Fellowship in Surgery of the Hand & Upper Extremity at NYU – Hospital for Joint Diseases August 1, 2003 -  July 31, 2004
Fellowship Director: Martin Posner, M.D.

RESIDENCY TRAINING:            
NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program
June, 1998 – June, 2003
Residency Director: Joseph Zuckerman, M.D.
 
EDUCATION:
M.D., Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts
September, 1994 – May, 1998
 
B.A., University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
September, 1990 – May, 1994
 
HONORS/AWARDS:       
Medical School:
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, elected as a Junior
 
Undergraduate:
Magna Cum Laude Graduate
Dean’s List 1993-1994
 
LICENSE:
New York State August, 1999
 
PUBLICATIONS:     
Quadriceps Tendon Rupture
Ilan DI, Tejwani N,  Keschner M, Leibman M
J Am, Acad Orthop Surg 11(3): 192-9, 2003
 
Pseudopathologic Fracture of the Neck of the Femur
Keschner MT, Bong MR, Wittig JC, Tejwani N
JBJS Am 86:1534-7, 2004
 
The Stiff Elbow
Keschner MT, Paksima N
Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 65(1): 24-8, 2007
 
Safety and Efficacy of the Infraclavicular Nerve Block Performed at Low Current
Keschner MT, Michelson H, Rosenberg AD, Wambold D, Albert DB, Altman R, Green S, Posner M
Pain Practice 6(2): 107-111, June, 2006
 
Orthopedic Residency: How to Get Into a Program and Succeed Once You’re There
2001, NYU-HJD Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Jazrawi LM, Della Valle CJ, Elbeshbeshy B, Koval KJ, Zuckerman JD
Author of Appendices D and E
 
INTERESTS:
Tennis and Marathon running.  Has completed last three NYC marathons.