Primary Office

Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware 1600 Rockland Road Wilmington, DE 19803 Appointment: (800) 416-4441

Other Offices

Education & Training


  • Hand Surgery - University of California, SF, Medical School, 2008
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - Children's Hospital Boston, 2007


  • Orthopaedic Surgery - Harvard Combined Program In Orthopaedics, 2006

Medical/Dental School

  • MD - UCLA School of Medicine, 2000

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery/Hand Surgery

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Better Health PA Kids HMO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO/EPO/POS
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Amerihealth Caritas Delaware
  • Carefirst MD Community Health Plan Mcaid
  • Cigna/Great West HMO EPO POS
  • Cigna/Great West PPO
  • Delaware First Health
  • Delaware Medicaid/Diamond State
  • Delaware Medicare
  • Devon Health Services
  • Fidelis Care NJ Medicaid HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • First Health/Affordable PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan Commercial
  • Global Medical Managment DE/PA
  • Global Medical Mangment NJ
  • Health Partners Medicaid/Kidz Partner HMO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware *PA Loc Contiguous to DE*
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware *PA Loc NONContiguous to DE*
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Pennsylvania
  • Highmark Medicaid Health Options
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Independance Blue Cross/Amerihealth/Keystone Health Plan
  • Insurance Administrators of America
  • INTEGRA Administrative Group (ClaimsBridge)
  • Keystone First Medicaid HMO
  • Lifetrac Transplant
  • Maryland Medicaid
  • Multiplan PPO
  • National Transplant (Humana)
  • New Jersey Medicaid
  • Olympus Managed Healthcare PPO DE/PA
  • Olympus Managed Healthcare PPO NJ
  • Pennsylvania Medicaid
  • Plan Vista/NPPN PPO
  • Preferred Healthcare PPO
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare HMO/POS/PPO
  • Star Healthcare Network
  • Star Healthcare Network
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare/Humana Military Health Services
  • United Healthcare of the Mid-Atlantic
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Wellpoint Maryland Medcaid

  • Arthrogryposis
  • Fracture Management
  • Hand and Upper Extremities

Medical Interests

  • Brachial plexus birth palsy

  • Bram, J. T., Falk, D. P., Chang, B., Ty, J. M., Lin, I. C., Fazal, F. Z., & Shah, A. S. (2021b). Factors Influencing Why Children and Their Families Choose Surgery for Ganglion Cysts. Journal of Hand Surgery. doi:10.1016/j.jhsa.2021.09.001

  • Bram, J. T., Falk, D. P., Chang, B., Ty, J. M., Lin, I. C., Fazal, F. Z., & Shah, A. S. (2021a). Clinical Presentation and Characteristics of Hand and Wrist Ganglion Cysts in Children. Journal of Hand Surgery, 46(12), 1122.e1-1122.e9. doi:10.1016/j.jhsa.2021.02.026

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  • Case, A. L., Ty, J. M., Chu, A., Ho, C. A., Bauer, A. S., & Abzug, J. M. (2020). Variation Among Surgeons Regarding the Use of Preoperative Antibiotics in Percutaneous Pinning Procedures of the Upper Extremity in the Pediatric Population. Hand. doi:10.1177/1558944720944259

  • Shank, T. M., Wee, J., Ty, J., & Rahman, T. (2017). Quantitative measures with WREX usage. doi:10.1109/ICORR.2017.8009440

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  • Pruszczynski, B., Saller, J., Rogers, K. J., Holmes, L., & Ty, J. M. (2016). Incidence of carpal coalition in the pediatric population. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, 36(8), e106-e110. doi:10.1097/BPO.0000000000000639

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  • Vosbikian, M. M., & Ty, J. M. (2015). The Ice and Salt Challenge: An Atypical Presentation of a Cold Injury A Case Report. JBJS Case Connector, 5(1), E11. doi:10.2106/JBJS.CC.N.00078

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