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Center for Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Paul M. Apostolo, M.D. with a patientThe LifeBridge Health Center for Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at Northwest Hospital diagnoses and treats patients with a wide variety of conditions that affect the fingers, hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder.

Part of the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, the center’s specialized team includes leading orthopedic and plastic surgeons, and physical and occupational therapists. Using state-of-the-art diagnostics, rehabilitative services, surgery and other advanced therapies, including minimally invasive surgery, the team takes a multidisciplinary approach to restoring upper extremity function.

The center treats a wide variety of conditions including arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, fractures and dislocations, sprains and stiffness, stress injuries, sports injuries, tendonitis and work-related injuries.

We offer a comprehensive program of services that range from initial consultation to physical therapy.


Paul M. Apostolo, M.D.

Paul M. Apostolo, M.D.
5401 Old Court Rd
Randallstown, MD 21133
410-601-BONE (2663)

Brian A. Janz, M.D.

Brian A. Janz, M.D.
10084 Reisterstown Road, Suite 300A
LifeBridge Health at Foundry Row
Owings Mills, MD 21117
410-601-BONE (2663)

To learn more about the Center for Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, call 410-601-BONE (2663).