Member Nations

Argentina
Argentina Association for Surgery of the Hand Asociacion Argentina de Cirugia de la Mano

IFSSH Delegate :
Dr. Eduardo Zancolli,
Cervino 4679, 5,
Buenos Aires. 1425.
Argentina.
Email:eduardozancolli@gmail.com

Secretariat:
Riobamba 919 1,
Buenos Aires,
Argentina.
Email:aacmcd@gmail.com, aacm.congresoycursojunio@gmail.com

Society website:www.aacmyrms.org

Australia

Australian Hand Surgery Society

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Anthony Berger
St.Vincent's Hospital
Suite 1 Level 3,
Healy Wing,
41 Victoria Parade,
Fitzroy.
Australia. 3065.
Email:tony.berger@vhsa.com.au

Secretariat :
The Australian Hand Surgery Society
Level 3, Building C,
St Vincent’s Hospital,
41 Victoria Parade,
Fitzroy
Australia 3065
Email:admin@austhandsurgery.com.au

Society website:www.ahssociety.org.au

Austria

Austrian Society for Surgery of the Hand
Österreichische Gesellschaft für Handchirurgie

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Rohit Arora
University Clinic Innsbruck,
Department for Trauma Surgery,
Hand & Elbow Surgery Orthopaedic Hospital.
Email:rohit.arora@uki.at

Secretariat:
OEGH, c/o AMACI GmbH
Operngasse 17-21.
A-1040 Vienna,
Austria.
Email:office@handchirurgen.at

Bangladesh

Bangladesh Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Abu Saleh M. Monirul Alam
Flat 10/A, 1, Ring Road,
Shyamoli, Dhaka, 1207,
Bangladesh.
Email:asmmalam@yahoo.com

Belgium

Belgian Hand Group

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Anne Lejeune
SOS Main Bruxelles,
Clinique du Parc Leopold,
38 rue Froissart,
1040 Bruxelles.
Belgium.
Email:anne.lejeune@me.com

Secretariat:
Secretariat Handgroep
Kennedy Laan 4,
8500 Kortrijk,
Belgium
Email:vanhaeckejeroen@yahoo.com

Society website:www.belgianhandgroup.be

Bolivia

Asociación Boliviana de Cirugía de la Mano (ABOCIMA) Bolivian Association For Surgery Of The Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr. Juan Carlos Suárez López
Calle Republiquetas Nş230
Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia
Email: jc_suarezlopez@yahoo.com

Secretariat:
Calle Republiquetas Nş230 Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia Telephone: + (591) 72135953 Email:sbolotsc@hotmail.com

Website:www.sbolotscz.org
Brazil

Brazilian Society for Surgery of the Hand Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia de Mao

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Nilton Mazzer
Email:atendimento@cirurgiadamao.org.br

Secretary:
Dr Carlos Henrique Fernandes
Email:carloshfernandes@uol.com.br

Bulgaria

Bulgarian Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr KalinDimitrov
Email:drkalo@gmail.com

Society:
Website:www.bssh.eu

Canada

Canadian Society for Surgery of the Hand (MANUS)

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr. Paul Binhammer
2075 Bayview Ave,
Toronto, ON
CanadaM4N 3M5.
Email:p.binhammer@utoronto.ca

Chile

Chilean Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery
Sociedad Chilena de Mano y Microcirugia

IFSSH Delegate:
Dra Lorena Parra Benavente,
Clínica MEDS - Hospital Dipreca.
Email:lorenapb@gmail.com

Secretariat:
Sociedad Chilena deCirugia de Mano y Microcirugia.
Email: socimanochile@gmail.com

Society website: schot@schot.cl

Colombia

Asociacion Colombiana De Cirugia De La Mano
Colombian Association For Surgery Of The Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Fabio A. Suarez Romero
Email: fasrsr@gmail.com

Secretariat:
Calle 134 No. 7B – 83 – Oficina 201,
Bogota. Colombia.
Email:secretaria@asocimano.org

Website:www.asocimano.org

Czech Republic

Czech Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Bohumil Zalesak
Oddeleni plasticke chirurgie,
I.P. Pavlova 6,
775 20 Olomouc,
Czech Republic.
Email: bzalesak@gmail.com

Secretariat:
Dr Ales Nejedly
Clinic of Plastic Surgery,
Srobarova 50,
100 34 Prague 10,
Czech Republic.
Email:a.nejedly@volny.cz

Society website:www.handsurgery.cz

Denmark

Danish Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Karsten Kroener
Aarhus University Hospital,
Ortopćdkirurgisk Afdeling E,THG,
DK-8000 Aarhus C,
Denmark.
Email:karskroe@rm.dk

Secretariat:
Dr Bent Lange
Aalborg University Hospital,
Klinik Hoved- Orto Hobrovej 42,
D 9000 Aalborg.
Email:Bent.lange@rn.dk

Dominican Republic

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Hector A. Herrand
P.O. Box 0025261,
Miami, Florida 33102-5261.
Email:haherrandp@gmail.com

Secretariat:
Dr. Marcos Nunez
Email:m.nunez1@unibe.edu.do

Egypt

Egyptian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr. Nash Naam
901 Medical Park Drive, Suite 100,
Effingham, IL 62401.
Email:drnaam@handdocs.com

Secretariat:
Dr A. Hakim A. Massoud
11 Ahmed Farrh St,
West Heliopolis. 11351,
Cairo, Egypt.
Email:Mass321@hotmail.com

Finland

Finnish Society for Surgery of the Hand
Suomen Käsikirurgiyhdistys

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Eero Waris
Email:eero.waris@hus.fi

Secretariat:
Dr Tove Palmgren-Soppela
Helsinki University Hospital, Department of Surgery,
Finland.
Email:tove.palmgren@fssh.fi

Society website: www.fssh.fi

France

Société Française de la Chirurgie de la Main
French Society of Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Gero Meyer zu Reckendorf
Les Vautes; 179 rue Frederic Mistral
34980 St Gely du Fesc
France
Email::gero.meyer@orange.fr

Secretariat:
Juliette Chort,
Secretariat SFCM
CCOM - SOS Main - Pr. Liverneaux,
10, avenue Achille Baumann,
67400 - Illkirch-Graffenstaden,
France
Téléphone : +33 6 38 95 58 32
Email:secretariat@sfcm.fr

Society website:www.sfcm.fr

Georgia

Hand Surgery Branch of Medical Foundation "Mkurnali"

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Mikheil Shavgulidze
Rustaveli av.137/7, Kutaisi, 4600,
Georgia.
Email:prof.doctorm@gmail.com

Germany

German Society for Hand Surgery Deutsche GesellschaftfürHandchirurgie (DGH)

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Karl-Josef Prommers berger
KlinikfürHandchirurgie der Herz- und Gefäß
Klinik GmbH Bad Neustadt
KlinikfürHandchirurgie
SalzburgerLeite 1
97616 Bad Neustadt/Saale
Germany
Email:hael@handchirurgie.de

Secretary:
Mrs Kirsten Meyer
Deutsche GesellschaftfürHandchirurgie,
Strasse des 17. Juni 106-108,
10623 Berlin,
Germany
+ 49 30 340 60 36 66

Email:sekretariat@dg-h.de

Society website: www.dg-h.de

Greece

Hellenic Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Konstantinos Malizos
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
University of Thessalia,
Larissa. 41222, Greece.
Email:kmalizos@otenet.gr

Secretariat:
Email:hsrm@otenet.gr

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr. Wing Yuk IP
Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology,
Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road,
Hong Kong.
Email:wyip@hku.hk

Secretariat:
Dr. Ping Tak Chan
Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology,
Tuen Mun Hospital,
23 Tsing Chung Koon Road, Tuen Mun, N.T.,
Hong Kong.
Email: HKSSH.HONGKONG@gmail.com / cpt520@ha.org.hk

Hungary

Hungarian Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr. Zsolt Szabo
3526 Miskolc,
Blaskovics str. 14,
Hungary.
Email:Zsoltszabo@axelero.hu

Secretariat:
3501 Miskolc,
Szentpeteri k.72-76 Traumatology Department,
Hungary.
Email:titkar@kezsebesz.hu

India

Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr S. Raja Sabapathy
Ganga Hospital,
313, Mettupalayam Road,
Coimbatore 641043,
India.
Email:rajahand@vsnl.com

Secretary:
Dr Vikas Gupta
D-84, Sector 26,
Noida U.P. 201301,
India.
Email:secretary.issh@gmail.com

Indonesia

Indonesian Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr. Erwin Ramawan
Pucang Anom Timur III/65,
Surabata, Indonesia.
Email:e_ramawan@yahoo.co.id

Iran

Iranian Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Ali Dianat
Apt # 6, No.14, First Alley, Vozara St,
Abbasabad Ave,
Tehran, Iran.
Email:dianatali2000@yahoo.com

Secretary:
Iranian Society of Hand Surgery
Apt # 4, No.1, Kaveh Alley,
Nirouye Entezami St. Khodami St.
Vanak Square,
Tehran, Iran.
Telephone: 00982188665228
Email:anjomanedast@gmail.com

website: www.issh.ir

Israel

Israel Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Prof Amiram Sagi,
55/61 Rager Ave,
Beer Sheva,
Israel.
Email:amisagi@zahav.net.il

Secretariat:
Israel Medical Association,
Jabotinsky 35,
Ramat Gan 52511,
Israel.
Email:roni@ima.org.il

Italy

Italian Society for Surgery of the Hand (SICM)

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Pierluigi Tos,
Via Saluzzo 23 bis,
10125 Torino,
Italy.
Email:pierluigi.tos@unito.it

Secretariat:
c/o Jessica Vignali,
PLS Educational Spa,
Via della Mattonaia, 17 ,
50121 Firenze
Italy.
Email:sicm@promoleader.com, Jessica.vignali@promoleader.com


Society website:www.sicm.it
Japan

Japanese Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Katsunori Inagaki
Department of Orhopaedic Surgery
Showa University School of Medicine
1-5-8 Hatanodai Shinagawa-ku Tokyo
Japan 142-8666
Email:katsu@med.showa-u.ac.jp

Secretariat:
6F Kozai-kaikan bidg., 5-1 Kojimachi,
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo,
102-8481. Japan.
Email:jssh@congre.co.jp

Korea

Korea Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Goo Hyun Baek
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
Seoul National University Hospital,
28 Yongon-dong, Chongno-gu,
Seoul 110-744. Korea.
Email:ghbaek@snu.ac.kr

Kuwait

Kuwait Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Husam Basheer
P. O. Box 12057,
Shamiya 71651.
Email:dr.basheer@yahoo.com

Lithuania

Lithuanian Society for Surgery of the Hand
Lietuvos plastakos chirurgijos ir reabilitacijos draugija:
"Manus Lithuania"

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Darius Jauniskis
Zygimantu 3,
Vilnius,
Lithuania.
Email:jauniskis@gmail.com

Secretariat:
Zygumantu 3,
Vilnius,
Lithuania.
Email:njakutis@gmail.com

Malaysia

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Roohi Ahmad c/o Suite 2-2, 2nd Floor
Medical Academies of Malaysia,
2010 Jalan Tun Razak,
50400 Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia.
Email:secretariat@mssh.org.my

Secretariat:
Miss Jeniece Yong
c/o Suite 2-2, 2nd Floor,
Medical Academies of Malaysia,
2010 Jalan Tun Razak,
50400 Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia.
Email:secretariat@mssh.org.my

Society website:www.mssh.org.my

Mexico

Asociacion Mexicana de Cirugia de Mano A.C.
Mexican Association for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Oscar Orozco-Romo
Email:droscarorozco@gmail.com

Society:
Dr Ricardo C. Pacheco-Lopez (President)
Tepic 113-512
Col. Roma Sur 06760
CDMX. MEXICO
Email:ripalopez@hotmail.com

Mexico

Sociedad Mexicana De Cirugia De La Mano Y Microcirugia S.C.
Mexican Societyof Hand Surgery and Microsurgery

IFSSH Delegate:

Society:

Netherlands
The Netherlands Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate :
Dr. JWM Vehof,
Rijnstate Hospital Arnhem,
Wagnerlaan 55,
6815 AD,
Arnhem,
The Netherlands.
Email:: jvehof@rijnstate.nl

Society website:www.handchirurgie.nl

New Zealand

New Zealand Hand Surgery Society

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Michael Boland
212 Wairau Rd,
Glenfield,
Auckland 0627,
New Zealand.
Email:Michael@handsurgeon.co.nz

Norway

Norwegian Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Jan-Ragnar Haugstvedt
Orthopedic Department,Sykehuset Řstfold – Moss,
Kongens gate 21,
1530 Moss, Norway.
Email:jrhaugstvedt@gmail.com

Society website:www.handkirurgi.no

Philippines

Association of Hand Surgeons of the Philippines

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Emmanuel Estrella
Email:estee96@yahoo.com
Dr Nats Orillaza
Email:docnats@yahoo.com

Poland

Polish Society for Surgery of the Hand
Polskie Towarzystwo Chirurgii Reki

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Leszek Romanowski
Hand Surgery Department,
University of Medical Sciences,
28 Czerwca Street, no 135,
61-545 Poznan, POLAND.
Email:romanowski@data.pl

Portugal

Portuguese Society for Surgery of the Hand
Sociedade Portugesa da Cirurgia da Mao

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Fernando Cruz
Email:fsilvacruz@netc.pt

Puerto Rico

Society for Surgery of the Hand in Puerto Rico
Sociedad de Cirugia de la Mano de Puerto Rico

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Amarilis Silva
PO Box 697,
Humacao, PR 00792.

Romania

Romanian Society for Hand Surgery

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Alexandru Georgescu
Spitalul Clinic de Recuperare,
Viilor Str., No. 46-50,
Ciuj-Napoca, 3400,
Romania.
Email:geordv@hotmail.com

Russia

Russian Hand Surgery Society

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Igor Golubev
Email:iog305@mail.ru

Singapore
Singapore Society for Hand Surgery (SSHS)

IFSSH Delegate :
Dr David Tan Meng Kiat,
Dept of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery,
National University Hospital
1E Kent Ridge Road,
NUHS Tower Block, Level 11
Singapore - 119228.
Email: david_mk_tan@nuhs.edu.sg

Secretariat:
Miss Sandra Awyong
Dept of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery
National University Hospital
1E Kent Ridge Road,
NUHS Tower Block, Level 11
Singapore 119228.
Telephone: +65-67725549
Email:sandra_awyong@nuhs.edu.sg

Society website:www.sshs.sg

Slovak Republic

Slovak Society for Hand Surgery

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Teodor Kluka
Email:tkluka@fnlp.sk / klukova.anna@zoznam.sk

South Africa

South African Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Roger Nicholson
South Africa.
Email:rogernic@netactive.co.za

Secretariat:

Email:sassh@iafrica.com

Society website:www.sassh.co.za

Spain

Spanish Society for Surgery of the Hand
Sociedad Espańola de Cirugía de la Mano (SECMA)

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Roberto Rosales
JS Elcano, 30, 2A Madazul, El Rosario,
38109 Tenerife,
Spain.
Email: titorosales@telefonica.net

Secretariat:
Santa Isabel 51,
28012 Madrid,
Spain

Society website:www.secma.info

Sweden

Swedish Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Per Hessman
Department of Hand Surgery,
Sahlgrens´s University Hospital
413 45 Goteborg,
Sweden.
Email: Per.Hessman@vgregion.se / per.hessman@handcenter.se

Secretariat:
Dr. Simon Farnebo
Email: simon.farnebo@lio.se

Society website: www.handkirurgi.se

Switzerland

Swiss Society of Hand Surgery

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Esther Vögelin
Hand Surgery and Surgery of Peripheral Nerves,
Inselspital, University of Bern,
Freiburgstrasse, CH-3010 Bern,
Switzerland.
Email: esther.voegelin@insel.ch

Secretariat:
SGH –Geschaftsstelle,
Switzerland.
Email: sekretariat@swisshandsurgery.ch

Society website: www.swisshandsurgery.ch

Taiwan

Taiwan Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Chih-Hung Lin
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery,
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital,
5, Fu-Hsing Street, Kweishan
Taoyuan County
Taiwan.
Email:profchlin@gmail.com / chihhung@cgmh.org.tw

Secretariat:
Ms. Jenifer LB Yu
Email:tp2946@gmail.com

Society website: www.handsurgery.com.tw

Thailand

Thai Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Somsak Leechavengvongs
Institute of Orthopedics, Lerdsin Hospital
Silom Road, Bangkok 10500
Thailand.
Email:somsakortho@gmail.com

Turkey

Turkish Hand Society

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Haluk Özcanli
Akdeniz Üniversitesi Tip
Fakültesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji
Antalya, Turkey. Email:halukozcanli@hotmail.com, ozcanli@akdeniz.edu.tr

Secretary:
Mrs Rezzan Tras
Ataturk Bulu Beler,
Apt 175/20 06680,
Ankara. Turkey.
Email: turkhand@gmail.com

Society website: www.turkhand.com

United Kingdom

British Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate
Mr David Newington
Dormers, 260 Gower Road,
Sketty, Swansea SA2 9JL
United Kingdom.
Email: d.newington@ntlworld.com

Secretariat:
c/- Helen Roberts
British Society for Surgery of the Hand
35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields,
London. WC2A 3PE.
United Kingdom. Email: secretariat@bssh.ac.uk

Society website: www.bssh.ac.uk

Uruguay

Society for Surgery of the Hand of Uruguay
Sociedad Cirugia de la Mano del Uruguay

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Jorge de Vecchi,
Blvd Artijas 4/2086,
1001 Montevideo, Uruguay.
Email: JMDV@adinet.com.uy

United States of America

American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS)

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Peter Amadio
200 First Street,SW
Rochester, MN 55905,
USA.
Email: pamadio@mayo.edu

Secretariat:
Ms Sarah Neece
500 Cummings Center,
Suite 4550,
Beverly, MA 01915,
USA.
Email: contact@handsurgery.org

Society website:www.handsurgery.org

United States of America

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Terry Light
Loyola University Medical Center,
Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation,
2160 South First Avenue,
Maywood, IL 60153,
USA.
Email: tlight@lumc.edu

Secretariat:
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
822 W. Washington Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60607
USA
Email: info@assh.org

Society website:www.assh.org

Venezuela

Venezuelan Society for Surgery of the Hand and Upper Limb Reconstructive

Sociedad Venezolana de Cirugía de la Mano y Reconstructiva del Miembro Superior

IFSSH Delegate:
Dr Igor R. Indriago González
Centro Salud Caracas.
San Bernardino. Caracas, 1010.
Venezuela.

Email:sovcim@gmail.com

Secretariat:
C/- Society President: D José G. Vicari Méndez
Centro Médico Docente La Trinidad
Caracas 1080-A.
Venezuela.

Email:socvencirugiamano@gmail.com

Society website:www.svcm-rms.org