MIAMI, FL – January 17, 2017 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – Dr. Alejandro Badia, MD, F.A.C.S. A world-renowned hand and upper extremity surgeon and former president of the International Society of Traumatology for the Hand (ISSPORTH) arrives in Lima, Peru where he will give a free talk for patients in Lima Peru about sports injuries of the upper limb (hand, wrist, elbow or shoulder).

Details of the event are shown below:

Location: Centro No Pain of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Calle Chiclayo 723 Miraflores Lima Peru (see map)

Day: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

This is a UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY to meet Dr. Badia in person if you are in Lima, Peru.

Reserve your seat (space is limited) by calling today at 305-227-HAND (4263) or by e-mail at [email protected] to participate in this event.

For more information about Dr. Badia in Peru, please visit

Following this meet & greet with patients, Dr. Badia will also meet with other industry experts to discuss new surgical techniques “Encuentro con los Expertos en Cirugía Mínimamente Invasiva de la Extremidad Superior, Dolor Basilar del Pulgar y Rehabilitación,” same location from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm (view more details here).

Dr. Alejandro Badia, Founder of Badia Hand to Shoulder Center also announced they are now accepting appointments for Telemedicine e-visits via Zoom for Healthcare, a robust HIPAA compliant e-visit platform. The software allows the patient and doctor to communicate in real time using video conferencing where two way conversations take place and the affected area can be viewed.
Request a Video Conferencing Appointment with Dr. Alejandro Badia

About Dr. Alejandro Badia:
Alejandro Badia, MD, FACS is a hand and upper extremity surgeon at Badia Hand to Shoulder Center, a fully integrated clinical facility for the upper limb, including Hand, Wrist, Shoulder and Elbow, located in Doral, Florida. Dr. Badia was educated at Cornell and NYU, trained in orthopedics at Bellevue Hospital/NYU Medical Center, followed with a hand/microsurgery fellowship in Pittsburgh and trauma fellowship in Germany. He has served as worldwide president of the International Society for Sport Traumatology of the Hand (ISSPORTH) and co-founded the Miami Anatomical Research and Training Center (M.A.R.C.), the world’s largest surgical cadaveric training lab and The Surgery Center at Doral, an elite state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center.

Dr. Badia has published numerous articles, written multiple book chapters, and has been an invited speaker or lecturer in nearly twenty-five countries. He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS) and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) as well as numerous other international hand surgery and arthroscopy associations. Additionally, Dr. Badia served as honored professor at the prestigious Philadelphia Hand Course. For 10 consecutive years, Dr. Badia has been on the editorial review board of the Techniques in Upper Extremity Surgery, comprised of International key opinion leaders in upper limb surgery. Dr. Badia runs an active international hand fellowship, serves on the editorial board of two hand journals and for eight consecutive years, organized a two-day conference and learning symposium for surgeons/therapists devoted to upper limb arthroscopy and arthroplasty.

After years of a successful medical career and a renowned international speaking legacy, he saw a need for specialized orthopedic urgent care centers to immediately assess and treat a range of orthopedic and sports injuries and founded OrthoNOW®, the only orthopedic urgent care center franchise in the country. He serves as Medical Director of the franchise’s flagship location in Doral, Florida which has a team of orthopedic specialists on staff that treat broken bones, sprains, torn ligaments and muscles, cuts, sports and workers’ compensation injuries. 

Dr. Badia, a two-time South Florida Business Journal Top 100 Power Leaders in Healthcare and a Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive Leader by Diversity MBA Magazine, has also been honored with Legacy Awards from Today’s Work Comp Professionals and The Doral Business Council. OrthoNOW® was named a “Top Ten Franchise Opportunity” in healthcare by Entrepreneur Magazine and featured in the following media: Franchise Times, Orthopedics This Week, South Florida Business Journal, Franchise USA Magazine and The Miami Herald.

For more information, visit: or send us a Tweet at @drbadia.

For appointments contact: Susan Iglesias, International Coordinator at 305-227-4263 or [email protected]