Dr. Lawrence Weiss is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery. He has extensive experience in hand and microvascular surgery as well as complex wrist and elbow reconstruction.
Originally from Philadelphia, Dr. Lawrence Weiss received his Bachelor's degree from Rutgers University and completed his medical school education at UMDNJ – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. His residency training in orthopaedic surgery was completed at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA, where he continued his fellowship training in Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery. He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery. He has extensive experience in hand and microvascular surgery as well as complex wrist and elbow reconstruction. His expertise has led to numerous scientific publications and he has given presentations on various subjects regarding hand, wrist, and elbow surgery. Dr. Weiss has served in multiple academic roles and is faculty with the prestigious AO-North American Hand Group. He serves as the Chief, Division of Hand Surgery, at Lehigh Valley Hospital and Trauma Center. In his spare time, Dr. Weiss enjoys running and road biking, as well as spending time with his family. EDUCATION Undergraduate Rutgers University New Brunswick, NJ Medical School UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Piscataway, NJ Internship Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA Residency Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA Fellowship – Hand Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA BOARD CERTIFICATIONS American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Certificate of Added Qualifications - Hand Surgery PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES American Society for Surgery of the Hand American Association of Hand Surgery American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellow Lehigh County Medical Society Pennsylvania Medical Society Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society American Medical Association Jefferson Orthopaedic Society Jefferson Hand Club Lehigh Valley Hand Society Eastern Orthopaedic Association