Michael P. Nancollas, M.D.

Michael P. Nancollas, M.D.

Dr. Nancollas specializes in Hand & Wrist and upper extremity problems. He has lectured internationally on the subjects of thumb arthritis and the use of imaging techniques in the diagnosis of hand diseases. He has a particular interest in the treatment of thumb arthritis and nerve compression disorders. He utilizes the latest arthroscopic and endoscopic techniques in the management of these problems.

Dr. Nancollas uses his personal experience as a musician to help many local amateur and professional artists overcome their upper extremity performance related injuries. He has been an active voice in the treatment of musicians through his presidency of the local Performing Arts Medicine Association.

The Clinical Experience

Specializes in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery


New York State, 1986
American Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

Added Qualification for Surgery of the Hand

Orthopaedic Residency Training

SUNY at Buffalo, Affiliated Hospitals. Buffalo, NY.
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, 1986-1990

SUNY at Buffalo, Affiliated Hospitals, Buffalo, NY.
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship, 1990-1991

General Surgical Training

Millard Fillmore Hospital, Buffalo, NY. General Surgery Internship, 1985-1986

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