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Genghis Niver
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  • Hand Surgery
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Appointments: Call 973-404-9800


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140 Park Avenue Hand Surgery

140 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ 07932
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Arthroplasty
  • Avascular necrosis (AVN)
  • Boutonniere deformity
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • DeQuervain's
  • Difficulty straightening fingers
  • Distal radius fractures
  • Dupuytren's disease
  • Elbow dislocation
  • Extra fingers
  • Fasciectomy
  • Finger fractures
  • Forearm fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glomus tumor
  • Golfer's elbow
  • Gout
  • Hand fractures
  • Lump beneath palm skin
  • Mallet finger
  • Microsurgery
  • Nail deformities
  • Nailbed injury
  • Nerve injuries
  • Nerve transfers
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Palmar fibromatosis
  • Radial head fractures
  • Scaphoid fractures
  • Scapholunate ligament reconstruction
  • Skier's thumb
  • Strains
  • Swan neck deformity
  • TFCC repair
  • Tendon transfer
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Thumb arthritis
  • Triceps tendon rupture
  • Trigger finger
  • Ulnar neuropathy
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Wrist fracture
  • Wrist instability

Accepted Insurances

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Training and Education


  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery with Subspecialty Certification of Surgery of the Hand

Medical School

  • Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ


  • University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA


  • Orthopaedic Surgery University of Connecticut, Farmington CT


  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Rothman Institute of Orthopaedics, Philadelphia PA

About Me

Genghis E. Niver, MD, is a double board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in surgery of the hand, wrist, forearm, and elbow.

Dr. Niver is an active member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and American Association of Hand Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is the co-author of articles and abstracts on a wide range of topics in orthopedics, which are published in the prestigious, peer-reviewed scientific journals like American Journal of Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Clinics of North America. He has delivered local, regional, national and international invited presentations in his field.

Dr. Niver’s interest in hand surgery started when he learned about the intricacies of the forearm and hand compartments during his first-semester anatomy course in medical school. He says, “I enjoy hand surgery because it combines skills for a wide range of procedures, including fractures repair, nerve repair, tendon transfers and ligament reconstructions. In addition, it’s gratifying to improve my patients’ manual dexterity, limb use and quality of life.”

Dr. Niver is a team physician for Westfield High School, Madison High School and Fairleigh Dickenson University. He is also the hand and upper extremity consultant for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League.

Dr. Niver is the recipient of more than seven honors and awards, including the Cavazos Residency Fellowship Award for his outstanding performance as a resident, mentor and role model.

When he is not working with his patients, Dr. Niver enjoys golfing, fishing, and travelling. He is a native of Westfield, New Jersey, and is pleased to be practicing in the New Jersey / New York area.


Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook Medical Center
  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • Jersey Choice 2022 Top Doctors Logo
  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctor 2019
  • Top Doctors 2018
  • Top Doctors 2017

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