Save the date for the 51st Annual OAPA CME Conference. Oct 2-4, 2024 – At a NEW venue – Embassy Suites Downtown OKC – 741 N Phillips Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Thomas Lehman, MD

Dr. Lehman was raised in Tuttle,  Oklahoma. He is a professor and vice chairman in the department of Orthopedic Surgery at the OU Health Sciences Center and the Chief of Hand Trauma Services at OU Medical Center, where he has served the citizens of Oklahoma for more than 20 years.

Hand Emergencies


  • Describe the appropriate ED assessment of a patient with hand pathology.
  • Determine the appropriate ED treatment of minor hand pathology.
  • Identify which pathology is likely to require immediate surgical treatment.