Elements of the Hand Surgery Fellowship Program


  • Kristopher Avant, D.O. Program Director
    Hand/Orthopedic Surgery
  • Margaret Porembski, M.D, Attending
    Hand/Orthopedic Surgery
  • Munawar Ali, M.D.
    Hand/Orthopeadic Surgery

Sponsoring Institution

  • INTEGRIS Health 

Surgical Centers

  • INTEGRIS Southwest Medical Center - Dr. Avant
  • Baptist Surgery Center -  Dr. Porembski
  • VA Medical Center - Dr. Ali

Private Offices and Clinics

  • Oklahoma Center for Orthopeadic & Multi-Specialty Surgery, LLC - Dr. Avant


  • Six months at INTEGRIS Health
  • Six months at outside rotations.
  • Miscellaneous brief rotations include hand rehabilitation, electro diagnosis, prosthetics and orthotics

Graduate Medical Education Committee

  • Chelsey Gilbertson, D.O., DIO

Program Administration Staff

  • Shannon Thompson, System Director, Medical Education
  • Miranda Dutt, Coordinator, Hand Surgery Fellowship

Contact Information

Kristopher Avant, DO
3300 NW Expressway 100-4396
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Phone: 405-951-2272
Fax: 405-979-8415