Located in the West End of Richmond, Virginia, Comprehensive Hand Surgery Center is one of central Virginia's only facilitiy exclusively dedicated to the care of the hand, wrist and forearm. The Comprehensive Hand Surgery Center’s mission is to provide the highest quality care to patients with functional and medical problems involving the upper extremity.
Dr. David Galpern, Medical Director, is a board-certified Hand Surgeon specializing in upper extremity care. This includes treatment of finger, hand, wrist, forearm and elbow injuries. He completed his two hand surgery fellowships at the acclaimed Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery and the Hand Surgery and Upper Limb Surgery Fellowship at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
We are driven to improve function, alignment and dexterity while decreasing pain and inflammation. Our singular purpose is being dedicated to providing the entire continuum of hand, wrist and arm care in-house: from prompt and accurate diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation. Our entire staff is focused on the needs of our patients. Whether you are a professional, artist, athlete, laborer, maker, musician or office worker, we understand that your hands are vital to your personal and professional life. Our goal at Comprehensive Hand Surgery Center is committed to serving all of your hand, wrist and forearm needs. We are dedicated to providing complete care, from diagnosis and evaluation, to treatment and ultimately rehabilitation.