Warren C. Hammert, D.D.S., M.D.

Warren C. Hammert, D.D.S., M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 665
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-5321

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Hammert's clinical practice includes all aspects of hand and wrist surgery as well as peripheral nerve surgery and microsurgery. He has a special expertise in surgical treatment of pediatric hand conditions, reconstructive surgery for arthritic and traumatic disorders of the hand and wrist, as well as upper extremity nerve disorders.
Dr. Hammert earned his medical degree at Medical College of Pennsylvania. He has also completed a Plastic Surgery Residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, and a Fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery at the Hand Center of Western New York. Dr. Hammert has published numerous articles and book chapters and presented his research at regional and national meetings. He is board certified in plastic surgery, and has a Certificate of Added Qualification for Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Hammert is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Plastic Surgery.



If surgery is required, Dr. Hammert uses the convenient and efficient Clinton Crossings Procedure Rooms for outpatient surgical procedures when possible. The Procedure Room team of nurses and technicians that assist him are experts in the care of patients undergoing outpatient procedures. Dr. Hammert also works closely with our specially trained hand and upper extremity therapists in the Hand Rehabilitation program to direct your post-surgical care and to ensure a fast and successful recovery. When bracing is ordered by Dr. Hammert, our hand therapists are prepared to fashion custom splints on site the same day as your appointment.

Awards & Honors (National)

Duthie-Evarts Outstanding Resident Educator - Department of Orthopaedics | URMC 2009
Golden Scalpel Outstanding Teacher Department of Plastic Surgery | Cleveland Clinic 2003 - 2006

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Surgery, Plastic Surgery (SMD)

Specialties

Surgery of the Hand - American Board of Plastic Surgery
Plastic Surgery - American Board of Plastic Surgery

Education

MD | Medicine | Medical College of Pennsylvania1996
DDS | Dentistry | University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry1993
BS | Physiology | Oklahoma State University1990

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Hand Surgery at SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine08/01/2001 - 07/30/2002
Fellowship in Plastic Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Foundation07/01/1999 - 06/30/2001
Residency in General Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital07/01/1997 - 06/30/1998
Internship in General Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital07/01/1996 - 06/30/1997
Residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Allegheny General Hospital07/01/1993 - 06/30/1999