John G. Westkaemper, M.D.
Dr. John Westkaemper, a board certified orthopedic surgeon, specialize in providing treatment for various medical conditions of the hand and wrist. He has an extensive experience of more than 10 years in performing orthopedic and hand surgery. Dr. Westkaemper has also received a ‘Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ)’ in hand surgery. His medical practice also consists of general orthopedics and patients with worker’s compensation. Dr. Westkaemper’s expertise lies in treating the problems of hand and upper extremity such as Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Arthritis, Flexor Tendon injuries, wrist fractures, finger fractures, hand fractures, nerve injuries etc.


  • Bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
  • M.D. from School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency in Orthopedic Surgery from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX
  • Fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery from Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA.


  • Baylor Medical Center, Irving, TX
  • Howard County General Hospital, Columbia, Maryland
  • Kernan Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
Carpel Tunnel Treatments and Surgery
Hand fractures
Wrist fractures

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University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Hand and Upper-extremity Surgery 1996

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Designated Doctor for MMI | IR

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