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Evan D. Schumer, M.D.

Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity
Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certified in Hand Surgery

Dr. Evan D. Schumer is a graduate of Cornell University and a 1992 Summa Cum Laude graduate of the State University of New York Medical School at Buffalo. He was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society in 1991 and received a number of awards for excellence during his academic training. Dr. Schumer trained at the New England Medical Center, served as Chief Resident at the New England Baptist Hospital and completed a Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the State University of New York at Syracuse.

He is an active member of The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Society for Surgery of the Hand and is an Assistant Clinical Professor in Orthopedic Surgery at Tufts University School of Medicine. He continues to pursue original research related to Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, which he has presented at regional, national and international meetings. Dr. Schumer has published numerous articles and book chapters. He treats all hand and upper limb conditions in adults and children, with particular expertise in microsurgical repairs and reconstruction. He is heavily involved in the research and development of surgical instruments and is the holder of multiple patents on novel devices used in upper extremity surgery.

Dr. Schumer in the News

  • NASS
  • AAOS
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital