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Peter S. Birnbaum DO



Peter S. Birnbaum, DO is a Board Certified Surgeon specializing in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine.  Dr. Birnbaum’s academic achievements include being awarded Intern of the Year while at Oakland General Hospital/Michigan State University. He has been directly involved in research and has 2 major publications. His first major publication was completed during his residency. It involves hip screw fixation for children with Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE). His second major publication was performed during his fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. It involves interposition arthroplasty of the elbow.

Educational Background

University of California - Davis, Ca.

Osteopathic Medical School

Western University of the Health Sciences Pomona, Ca.


Oakland General Hospital/Michigan State University Madison Heights, Michigan

Orthopedic Surgery Residency

Peninsula Hospital Orthopedic Consortium Far Rockaway, New York

Hand Fellowship

New York University/Mount Sinai Medical Center New York, NY.

Mini Fellowship

Hand and Elbow Arthritis Wrightington, England