Albany Medical College and Brown University School of Medicine
Indiana Hand and Shoulder Center
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hand and Elbow
Dr. Sachar has been with Hand Surgery Associates since 1997. He has maintained a lifelong passion for learning and teaching. He has served as an associate editor for the Journal of Hand Surgery since 1999, has been a reviewer for the journal Current Orthopedic Practice since 2009 and has been an examiner for the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 2010. Dr. Sachar served on the State of Colorado Cumulative Trauma Task Force Committee in 2009. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society and the Sigma XI Scientific Research Honor Society. Dr. Sachar has had numerous publications in peer review journals and continues to lecture both locally and nationally. Dr. Sachar enjoys all aspects of Hand and Elbow surgery but has special interests in elbow arthritis, elbow ligament reconstruction, elbow arthroscopy, compressive nerve syndromes, distal radius fractures, work related injuries, sports related injuries, and hand arthritis.
Dr. Sachar enjoys all that Colorado has to offer. Over the years he has completed three marathons, the Pikes Peak Ascent, the Triple Bypass, Ride the Rockies, the Tough Mudder and awaits his next challenge. As an avid biker, runner, crossfit athlete, skier and hiker, Dr. Sachar understands the importance of athletics from recreational to professional and uses his background to customize his care for the Colorado athlete.
Hand Surgery Fellowship:
The Indiana Hand Center, 1996-1997
Orthopaedic Surgical Residency:Brown University School of Medicine, 1990-1996
Albany Medical College, 1986-1990
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1984-1986
Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery, 2000
Recertification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2008
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1999
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1990