Your Visit

Get answers to questions about what to expect at your upcoming office visit or surgery. Whether you're visiting for an appointment, planning for a procedure, or starting therapy, we make it easy for you to find what you need.

Specialized Care

The Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center offers patients one of the world's most pre-eminent teams of physicians who specialize in the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of all hand, wrist, arm, elbow and shoulder injuries and conditions. We are not only physicians, we are clinical and academic professors who train future surgeons; we are authors and editors of internationally recognized medical journals, publications, and textbooks; we are researchers, leaders and innovators constantly pursuing the best techniques for the best outcomes for our patients; we are a team.

Occupational & Physical Therapy

At the Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center we offer much more than surgery. Our Therapy Department is fully integrated into our practice and is often a first-choice for restoring patients to normal function. When surgery is necessary, our surgeons work directly with our expert in-house therapists during your recovery and rehabilitation to maximize your outcome and minimize your down time.


A 40 Year Celebration
by A. Lee Osterman, M.D.

Sustaining a thriving medical practice for 40 years can only happen if you consistently hire the best and provide an environment that unites advanced medical training, research opportunities and teamwork, all centered around state-of-the-art patient care and maximized patient outcomes.