Steve Naum, MD

Dr.-NaumDr. Naum specializes in general hand surgery, endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery, arthritis surgery, wrist arthroscopy, reconstruction of complex wounds and traumatic injuries. He is also trained in post-trauma plastic surgery and reconstructive microsurgery of the upper extremity, lower extremity, head and neck. He is active in the reconstruction and restoration of limb function post-injury as well as post-cancer treatment or tumor removal. Dr. Naum is a native of West Michigan and is an active participant in the training and educating of plastic surgery residents. He also regularly serves as a volunteer surgeon with Operation Smile and as an acting advisor for the development of surgical training and education in the developing world.

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  • Hand & Upper Extremity


  • Medical – Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine (Cleveland, Ohio), M.D., 1992
  • Undergraduate – Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Mich.), B.S., 1988

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand


  • Fellowship – Blodgett Memorial Medical Center and Butterworth Hospital (Grand Rapids, Mich.), Hand Surgery: ACGME accredited, 1995-1996
  • Residency – GRAMEC Plastic Surgery Program (Grand Rapids, Mich.), 1996-1998
  • Residency – Butterworth Hospital, Michigan State University (Grand Rapids, Mich.), General Surgery/Pre-Plastics, 1992-1995

Certifications / Memberships

  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons Associate Fellow
  • Kent County Medical Society
  • Michigan State Medical Society

Honors & Awards

  • Dean’s List, Calvin College (all semesters)
  • Calvin College Presidential Scholarship
  • William D. Holden Award in Surgery