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Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve

Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve

The Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve team provides comprehensive multidisciplinary diagnosis and treatment of birth-related and traumatic brachial plexus injuries, peripheral nerve conditions, and facial palsy.

Multidisciplinary Approach

We are committed to a team approach to care with occupational therapists, certified hand therapists and fellowship-trained physicians who are experts in:

  • Facial Reanimation
  • Peripheral nerve reconstruction
  • Microsurgery
  • Hand upper extremity surgery
  • Otolaryngology / neurotology
  • Pediatric neurology
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Pain management

Clinical Interests

  • Peripheral nerve surgery – major reconstruction utilizing nerve transfers and nerve grafts, surgical treatment of nerve entrapment
  • Brachial plexus reconstruction – birth-related and traumatic palsy, thoracic outlet decompression
  • Hand and wrist surgery – wrist and shoulder stabilization, late restoration of hand function by tendon transfers
  • Reconstructive microsurgery – microsurgical functional muscle transfer for reanimation of paralyzed extremities
  • Facial nerve palsy  –  surgical options for improving movement and symmetry of the face, facial reanimation surgery to restore the ability to smile

Meet the Care Team