Surgeon Training & Education

At S.E.G-WAY™ Orthopaedics we are dedicated to providing Extensive Education and are pleased to offer hands on cadaveric training at home or away.

We have 4 centers of excellence where you can attend a short lecture, cadaveric training and sit in on some cases. The centers are located in New Jersey/Philadelphia, Texas, Tulsa Oklahoma and San Diego. We would also be pleased to provide you with a lab in your home town.

Please complete the form to request more information and a S.E.G-WAY™ Specialist will contact you.

At S.E.G-WAY™ Orthopedics we are dedicated to providing Extensive Education and are pleased to offer hands on cadaveric training at home or away.

Centers of Excellence and Surgeon Information


Dr. Teddy L. Atik, M.D. (New Jersey)

2 Industrial Way West, 2nd Floor
Eatontown, NJ 07724-2265
(732) 542-4477

Hand and Microsurgery
New York University Medical School, New York, NY

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU / Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY

Fellowship, Hand and Microsurgery, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Member, New York Hand Society

Member of the Philadelphia Hand Society

Member of the Eastern Orthopaedic Association

Member of the Steel City Hand Club

Member of the Medical Society of New Jersey

Member of the American Medical Association New Jersey

Dr. Brian Chalkin, D.O. (Oklahoma)

Hillcrest Medical Center Campus
1809 E. 13th Street, Suite 200 & 300
Tulsa, OK 74104

Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon and Orthopedic Surgeon.

Surgery of the Hand, Wrist, Elbow, and Shoulder. Complex Shoulder and Elbow Arthoplasty and Traumatic Reconstruction. Tendon & Nerve Repair, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Degenerative/Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Wrist Fractures. General Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Chalkin graduated from Rutgers College/Rutgers University and from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine with honors.
Following his orthopaedic surgery residency at Oklahoma State University he completed the coveted Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the Curtis National Hand Center in Baltimore. Dr. Chalkin lectures nationally and teaches Oklahoma State University Orthopaedic Surgery residents new cutting-edge techniques in hand, elbow, and shoulder surgery. He is credited with the development of new orthopaedic implants used internationally.

Dr. Kristopher Downing, M.D. (San Diego)

Sharp Community Medical Group
Phone: 619-421-3400
955 Lane Ave., Suite 200
Chula Vista, CA 91914

Hand Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery

  • Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Internship: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
  • Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Fellowship: University of Southern California

Dr. Charles F. Leinberry, Jr., M.D. (Pennsylvania)

CenterCity Philadelphia
925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Rothman Institute at Jefferson
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Carpal tunnel syndrome, dupuytrens disease, tendon transfers and rheumatoid arthritis. He utilizes minimally invasive techniques, such as endoscopic carpal tunnel release, needle aponeurotomy and wrist arthroscopy to allow his patients a quicker return to function and activities.
Medical training at Jefferson medical college and orthopaedic training at Thomas Jefferson University. He is board certified in orthopaedic and hand surgery.
An Associate Professor, he is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic surgeons, American Orthopaedic Association and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, where he serves on multiple committees. Dr Leinberry has been treating hand and wrist problems in the tri state area since 1990.

Dr. Thomman Kuruvilla, DPM (Nevada)

8420 W. Warm Springs Road, Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89113
(702) 740-5327


Wound Care

Hyperbaric Medicine

Limb Salvage

Foot Fractures

Peroneal Tendonitis

Metatarsal fracture

Ankle Fracture

Fungal Nails

Posterior Tibial Tendonitis

Board Certified Podiatrist

Certified In Wound Care, Hyperbaric Medicine, Wound Care, Foot Surgery, Ankle/Foot Surgery and Limb Salvage

Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science, Manhattan College, Riverdale, NY

Medical: New York College of Podiatric Medicine, New York, NY

Podiatric Medical and Surgery Residency: Saint Vincent’s Midtown Hospital, New York, NY

David W. Person, M.D. (Texas)

21 Spurs Lane, #310,
San Antonio,
TX 78240
(210) 558-7025

Hand and wrist surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery and reconstructive microsurgery.
He is Board Certified in both General Surgery and Plastic Surgery. Dr. Person took his internship and residency in general surgery at the famed Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC). he was assigned to the 67th Forward Surgical Team (a small, highly deployable surgical unit) Dr. Person subspecialized in hand and microsurgery at The Hand Center of San Antonio.

Dr. Anthony Ricciardi Jr., DPM (NEVADA)

3175 St. Rose Pkwy. Suite 320
Henderson, NV 89052
Phone: 702-878-2455

Dr. Ricciardi’s practice encompasses all aspects of podiatric medicine including reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, sports medicine, trauma, diabetic foot care, limb salvage and primary podiatric medicine. Dr. Ricciardi is currently the President and Owner of Foot, Ankle & Lower Leg Center located in two different locations in Las Vegas and Henderson, Nevada.
· Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
· Member, The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeon (ACFAS)
· Member, Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons (AENS)
Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
Member, The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeon (ACFAS)
Member, Association of Extremity Nerve Surgeons (AENS)
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