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Hand & Peripheral Nerve Surgery


Children's hands come in all shapes and sizes and are as unique as their fingerprints. So are the conditions that can affect them. For hand problems, big and small, The Hand Surgery Clinic, part of the Fogelson Plastic Surgery & Craniofacial Center, uses advanced technology to diagnose and treat infants, children and adolescents.

Conditions We Treat

  • Brachial Plexus Injury
    • Brachial Plexus birth palsy
    • Post-traumatic
  • Congenital Hand Differences
    • Polydactyly
    • Syndactyly
    • Radial longitudinal deficiency 
    • Hypoplastic thumb
    • Duplicate thumb
    • Amniotic band sequence
  • Microsurgical Reconstruction
    • Free toe transfer
    • Pollicization
    • Vascularized bone graft
    • Functional muscle transfer
    • Facial Reanimation
    • Lower extremity coverage
  • Types of Fractures
  • Hand
  • Finger
  • Wrist
    • Scaphoid fracture
    • Carpal dislocation
    • Distal radius fracture
    • Distal ulna fracture
    • Avascular necrosis (AVN)
  • Ligament Injuries
    • Finger dislocation
    • Finger sprain
    • Skier's thumb
    • Gamekeeper's thumb
    • Wrist pain
      • Scapholunate ligament tear
      • Triangular fibrocartilage complex tear (TFCC injury)
  • Types of Palsy
    • Cerebral
    • Post-stroke
    • Nerve
      • Nerve laceration
      • Post-traumatic palsy
      • Carpal tunnel syndrome
      • Facial nerve palsy
      • After transverse myelitis
  • Tendon Lacerations Amputation
    • Replantation
    • Reconstruction
  • Post Burn Contracture Nail Bed Injury Wound Management
    • Hand burns
    • Scar revision
  • Hand and Wrist Masses

What to Expect

The hand surgery appointment is another one of those cases that will require you to meet with several specialists to get the best diagnosis for your child’s conditions. Ease your concerns and worries before coming to the Fogelson Plastic & Surgery Center, by learning more about what you can expect before, during and after your hand surgery team appointment.


Medical Staff Expertise

The staff provides expertise in the evaluation of children with congenital hand anomalies, acute traumatic and post-traumatic injuries to the hand. Medical staff members are fellowship trained in hand surgery.

Meet Your Team

Multiple Locations

Patients are seen for evaluations, follow-up appointments and surgeries at our Dallas and Plano campuses.

Recognized Outcomes

Many hand and peripheral nerve conditions are caused by injuries, while others are due to congenital conditions. The clinic’s program is recognized around the world for its outcomes in both types of hand problems.