John M. Rayhack, M.D.
Dr. Rayhack is a board
certified Orthopedic Wrist
and Hand Surgeon having
completed his hand
fellowship training at
the Mayo Clinic
He is the founder of the Wrist and Hand Center,
PA and possesses 25 years of specialized
in diagnosing and treating problems
associated with the wrist and hand.
Dr. Rayhack received his medical degree from
the New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ.
He completed his orthopedic residency at the
University of South Florida followed by a wrist,
hand, and microvascular fellowship at the Mayo
Clinic. In 1991, after 7 years in academic
medicine, Dr. Rayhack left his position as
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at
the University of South Florida to establish the
Wrist and Hand Center.
He has been named to "Best Doctor in America"
for each consecutive
year since 2003 and is recognized in "Who’s
Who of American Inventors"
, for designing and
developing three patented precision ulnar and
radial bone cutting systems aimed at shortening
healing time and providing patients and
surgeons with optimal surgical results. He is
the author of numerous book chapters and
research articles and has been granted four
Dr. Rayhack is a member of the American
Society for Surgery of the Hand, the American
Association of Orthopedic Surgeons, and the
Florida Hand Society. He is a fellow of the
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
He has served as a Trustee of the American
Society for Surgery of the Hand Foundation.
Rayhack® Osteotomy Systems.
- The Rayhack® Osteotomy Systems has been aquired by Wright Medical Techologies, Inc.