Meet Our Team
Charles S. Day, MD
Dr. Charles Day is the Chief of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Director of the Orthopaedic Curriculum at Harvard Medical School. He is also an associate professor at the medical school. His clinical interests include hand surgery, wrist reconstruction, wrist/hand arthroscopy, and wrist/hand joint replacement.
Dr. Day is the 2011 recipient of the Sterling Bunnell Fellowship in Hand Surgery from the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. He is the first orthopaedic hand surgeon from Boston to receive this award, which sponsors one hand surgeon per year in the development of national and international relationships that contribute to his pursuit of higher learning. Dr. Day also was recently named a Top Doctor in Hand Surgery by U.S. News and World Report.
Dr. Day earned his MD from the University of California, San Francisco; he completed his orthopaedic residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and received an additional hand surgery fellowship from Washington University in St. Louis.
Peter S. Kim, MD
Dr. Peter Kim is a plastic surgeon at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. An instructor in orthopedic surgery at Harvard Medical School, he specializes in the reconstruction of traumatic and degenerative conditions of the hand and wrist; reconstructive microsurgery; and peripheral nerve surgery, as well as the management and rehabilitation of extremity trauma.
Dr. Kim refined a novel vascularized bone flap procedure for structural and composite defects in the facial skeleton, wrist and hand. His background combines plastic surgery and orthopedic surgery, which allows him to treat multiplied-injured patients whose injuries may involve bones, nerves, tendons, ligaments, and associated soft tissues.
Dr. Kim earned his medical degree at Brown University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Northwestern University Medical Center. He also completed a fellowship in hand and microsurgery at the University of Washington Medical Center.
Tamara D. Rozental, MD
Dr. Tamara Rozental is a hand and upper extremity surgeon at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and an Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School.
Her clinical interests include hand surgery, wrist and carpal reconstruction, and elbow reconstruction. She has a special interest in women's health, including osteoporosis and fragility fracture care, and has published dozens of papers in leading journals on this topic.
Dr. Rozental received her MD from Weill Medical College of Cornell University, where she was valedictorian. She completed her residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and her fellowship in Hand, Upper Extremity and Microvascular Surgery at Brigham & Women's Hospital. She has been identified as Young Leader by the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, and is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Hand Surgery.
Arnold M. Savenor, MD
Dr. Arnold Savenor is a hand and upper extremity surgeon with Needham Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. He is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine and is also on the faculty at New England Baptist Hospital.
Dr. Savenor's interests include minimally invasive treatment of nerve entrapment syndromes, such as carpal tunnel syndrome and cubital tunnel syndrome; hand and wrist fractures; Dupuytrens disease; elbow pain; work-related hand and elbow injuries; and sports-related hand and elbow injuries.
He has been listed two years in a row in Boston Magazine's annual list of Top Doctors in Hand Surgery, and in 2011 was named a U.S. News and World Report Top Doctor in Hand Surgery.
Dr. Savenor is a graduate of Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at New York University and his Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the University of Miami.