Kodlqu7x3fjffbx21nvr

Arnold Peter Weiss

Hand Surgeon  •  Providence, RI  •  ArnoldPeterWeiss.com

Dr. Arnold Peter Weiss is a renowned hand surgeon with University Orthopedics, currently serving as a Professor and Vice Chairman within Brown University's Warren Alpert Medical School.


Work Experience

Chief of Division of Hand, Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, 2017 - Present

Department of Orthopedics at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Hand Surgeon, 1991 - Present

Arnold Peter Weiss is an internationally known hand surgeon with University Orthopedics.

R. Scot Sellers Scholar of Hand Surgery, 1991 - Present

Currently holds this position at Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University.

Director of Hand Surgery Research Laboratory, 1993 - Present

Department of Orthopaedics at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Professor & Vice Chairman, 1998 - Present

Department of Orthopaedics at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Managing Editor, 2011 - 2018

Served as the managing editor at ASSH Textbook of Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery.


Board Experience

Board of Trustees, 2017 - Present

American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand

Vice Chairman, 2015 - Present

Department of Orthopaedics at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Co- Founder, 2008 - Present

Co-Founder of Nomos AG

Board of Directors, 2015 - Present

National Rowing Foundation

Vice President, 2011- 2012 

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Treasurer & Board of Directors, 2008-2011

American Society for Surgery of the Hand


Education

Brown University, 2000 

AED Certification

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1982 - 1985

M.D., Medicine

The Johns Hopkins University, 1980 - 1982

B.A., Human Biology & Engineering Physics


Trigger Finger Release

Dr. Arnold Peter Weiss shares a procedure demonstration on Trigger Finger Release, one of his most commonly performed orthopedic surgeries.


Projects 00 00@2x 25de285f43c486b5a0ddc099900a08387ad7a27243b9ba95b25d3665ee9775ae

Hand Surgery Website

Dr. Arnold Peter Weiss is an internationally recognized hand surgeon at University Orthopedics, specializing in hand and wrist reconstruction, as well as total wrist replacement surgery.

Learn More

Paragraph image 01 00@2x 1a3881c875a7a1fb1e859435ef9363b5ddf36f4e73d1ad63a1a0af69f2a9f745

Handy Guide To Hand Surgery: Part One

When you hear the words “hand surgery” many different things may come to mind. This is a general term that refers to the many different types of hand procedures. 

The Benefits of Hand Therapy

Hand pain can be a crippling thing when you consider how much of our daily lives revolve around the use of our hands. Hand therapy is a type of rehabilitation that has many different benefits and can help people who have suffered from various types of problems.

Paragraph image 00 00@2x ebb59a6d9adb03673d06762584bb6a0cc401a7cc4bd081bb82ce6f841d95aa2b

Projects 00 00@2x 25de285f43c486b5a0ddc099900a08387ad7a27243b9ba95b25d3665ee9775ae

The Business of Medicine Website

Alongside his expertise in hand surgery, Arnold Peter Weiss has business expertise culled from nearly thirty years of career experience in hospitals, academic institutions, and professional committees. 

Learn More

Paragraph image 01 00@2x 1a3881c875a7a1fb1e859435ef9363b5ddf36f4e73d1ad63a1a0af69f2a9f745

Starting A Medical Practice of Your Own

While starting your own medical practice is no easy task, there are many doctors across the board who decide to take the smaller route of owning and operating their own practice, as opposed to joining an already established hospital or medical center.

Negotiation Basics You Need To Know

Successful negotiating skills are an extremely important aspect of the business side of the healthcare industry. Unfortunately, often times I see medical students finishing school with a lack of basic negotiating skills that they will need to have down the road in their careers.

Paragraph image 00 00@2x ebb59a6d9adb03673d06762584bb6a0cc401a7cc4bd081bb82ce6f841d95aa2b

Projects 00 00@2x 25de285f43c486b5a0ddc099900a08387ad7a27243b9ba95b25d3665ee9775ae

Admissions Consulting Website

As founding Dean of Admissions at The Warren Alpert Medical School for over a decade, Arnold Peter Weiss is well-versed in the qualifications that prospective medical students need to meet (and ideally exceed) in order to enter this increasingly competitive field. 

Learn More

Paragraph image 01 00@2x 1a3881c875a7a1fb1e859435ef9363b5ddf36f4e73d1ad63a1a0af69f2a9f745

Choosing A School That Is Right For You

One of the more difficult decisions you will make in life is deciding where to pursue your higher education. Deciding on a college or university is no easy task, especially when you are looking for one that fits your specific wants and needs, even if you don’t know what those are yet.

Crafting Your College Admissions Essay

One of the most important, and stressful, parts of the college admissions is facilitating and finalizing your admissions essay. College admissions essays are important because they provide a clear demonstration of the applicants writing skills, giving the admissions counselor an insight into their world and their thoughts. 

Paragraph image 00 00@2x ebb59a6d9adb03673d06762584bb6a0cc401a7cc4bd081bb82ce6f841d95aa2b

Paragraph image 06 00@2x 87e77cbcc732097bbd3c1ea0cc62ddde26e5adb1eceee8497e66e58206763cfd
Paragraph image 06 01@2x 13ec779ca27733557a5d2830d84049bfdfc54edd6ade36ee5766eea97298cf4a
Paragraph image 06 02@2x 3081b368fb6b38d988063c1300041f0c2b0cb92aae2fac6f55abc21c8e235124
Paragraph image 06 00@2x 87e77cbcc732097bbd3c1ea0cc62ddde26e5adb1eceee8497e66e58206763cfd
Paragraph image 06 01@2x 13ec779ca27733557a5d2830d84049bfdfc54edd6ade36ee5766eea97298cf4a
Paragraph image 06 02@2x 3081b368fb6b38d988063c1300041f0c2b0cb92aae2fac6f55abc21c8e235124

Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery

Dr. Arnold Peter Weiss shares his procedure video for mini-open carpal tunnel release.


Medical Profiles

Paragraph image 06 00@2x
Paragraph image 06 01@2x
Paragraph image 06 02@2x
Paragraph image 06 00@2x
Paragraph image 06 01@2x
Paragraph image 06 02@2x
Paragraph image 06 00@2x
Paragraph image 06 01@2x
Paragraph image 06 02@2x
Powered By CakeResume