Dr. Verheyden is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon, specializing in elbow, hand, shoulder, wrist, and trauma and fracture care. He joined The Center's orthopedic team in 1993. He provides comprehensive treatment, including advanced surgical procedures and techniques designed to avoid surgery. Dr. Verheyden has done extensive research during his career to improve outcomes for his patients and advance medical knowledge, presenting his findings regionally and nationally in New York, California, Boston, Chicago and Las Vegas. Most recently he has focused on research for Dupuytren's contracture, his patients have traveled from as far as Hawaii, Alaska and Florida to seek nonsurgical Xiaflex collagenase injection solutions for this condition. In addition, Dr. Verheyden has authored many peer-reviewed publications and several book chapters.