Education and Expertise
Dr. Kuremsky received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia, where he was in the Echols Scholars Honors Program. He went on to complete medical school at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. Dr. Kuremsky then completed his internship and orthopedic surgery residency at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. During his residency, he was selected as a chief resident in orthopedic surgery.
Additionally, during his residency he completed two years as a research fellow, presenting at many national and local meetings and publishing research related to sports medicine and hand surgery. After residency, Dr. Kuremsky pursued a unique blend of subspecialty training. He first completed a hand and upper extremity fellowship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, followed by a fellowship in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery at the renowned American Sports Medicine Institute under the direction of Dr. James Andrews.
Dr. Kuremsky also has extensive experience as a team physician. He assisted with team coverage for the 2011-2012 National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide football team, as well as serving as the team physician for the Birmingham Barons Minor League Baseball team and Huntingdon College while in Alabama.
He currently serves as the team physician for the Holly Springs Salamanders semi-pro baseball team and Assistant Professor of the Department of Surgery at Campbell University School of Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Kuremsky is one of the team physicians for Campbell University and their athletes.
His approach to patient care focuses on the individual needs of each patient in the context of his comprehensive team, which includes his staff, certified hand therapists, and physical therapists. Together, Dr. Kuremsky and his team can derive the best treatment plan for each patient to suit their needs, lifestyle, and activities.
His extensive education and experience has encouraged Dr. Kuremsky’s special interest in upper extremity injuries in athletes of all ages, including throwing athletes, professional and college athletes, as well as adult and pediatric patients. As part of his expertise, Dr. Kuremsky frequently addresses the following conditions and injuries: