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Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine Director, Orthopaedic Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship Program

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Daniel P. Mass, MD
Daniel Mass, MD, is a highly regarded expert in orthopaedic surgery of the hand and upper extremities. He has a special interest in the research and treatment of flexor tendon injuries (injuries to the muscles that allow the fingers to bend and flex), and he also studies the mechanics of the hand, wrist, and elbow.

A popular speaker, Dr. Mass has given numerous presentations on hand surgery to medical audiences around the world. In addition, he has written book chapters on flexor tendon injuries and hand and wrist surgery. He has contributed to many peer-reviewed articles on these and other orthopaedic topics.

Medical Education

  • The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine


  • University of North Carolina Medical Center


  • University of Chicago Medicine


  • San Francisco and Bern, Switzerland

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • AO Fellowship Society
  • Chicago Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Illinois Orthopaedic Society
  • International Federation of Societies of Surgery of the Hand
  • Orthopaedic Research Society
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1980

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Hand Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English