State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn
General Surgery Residency
New York Methodist Hospital
Dr. Galpern received his undergraduate degree from Boston University in the field of human physiology. He attained his medical degree from State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn. He attended the general surgery residency at New York Methodist Hospital. His specialization in hand surgery occurred in two hand fellowships, the hand surgery fellowship at the Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery in Louisville, Kentucky, and the hand surgery and upper limb surgery fellowship at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.