We found 3 providers matching microsurgery and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans near Detroit, MI.

Dr. Murali Guthikonda, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Neurosurgery
University Physician Group; Harper Professional Building
Detroit, MI

Dr. Murali Guthikonda works as a neurosurgeon and cancer surgeon. His areas of expertise include disc problems, gamma knife radiosurgery, and skull base surgery. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Guthikonda takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Guntur Medical College and performed his residency at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Youngstown and Medical Center Hospital of Vermont. He has received the distinction of Detroit Super Doctors. Dr. Guthikonda (or staff) is conversant in Telugu and Hindi. His professional affiliations include McLaren Health Care, Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG), and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , microvascular surgery

All Interests: Disc Problems, Pituitary Tumor Surgery, Spine Reconstruction, Endoscopic Surgery, Back Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Syed Naweed Raza, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
4100 John R Wertz Clinic
Detroit, MI

Dr. Syed Raza is an ear, nose and throat specialist. Dr. Raza (or staff) speaks Urdu, Spanish, and French. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Hutzel Women's Hospital, McLaren Health Care, and Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG). He attended McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Manitoba for residency. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, United Healthcare Plans, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , microvascular surgery

All Interests: Salivary Gland Problems, Microvascular Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Surgery

Dr. Anna Marie Ledgerwood, MD
Specializes in Trauma Surgery
4160 John R; Suite 615
Detroit, MI

Dr. Anna Ledgerwood, who practices in Detroit, MI, is a medical specialist in trauma surgery. Her areas of expertise include the following: thyroid problems, colon cancer, and crohn's disease. Dr. Ledgerwood is affiliated with Hutzel Women's Hospital, Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG), and Sinai-Grace Hospital. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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All Interests: Cirrhosis, Colitis, Skin Cancer, Colon Cancer, Crohn's Disease, Gallbladder Problems, ... (Read more)



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What is Microsurgery?

Microsurgery is surgery performed under a microscope on the very smallest structures of the body. Miniature instruments are used to surgically repair tiny blood vessels and nerves that can be smaller than 1 millimeter in diameter. Microsurgery is important because it allows the transfer of living tissue from one place in the body to another. After a piece of skin or muscle is moved, nerves can be reconnected, and a blood supply can be restored.

Because microsurgery is so useful in tissue transfers, it is most often used for plastic and reconstructive surgery, including reattaching amputated limbs or placing grafts of tissue. It may also be used on tiny, delicate parts of the body, such as the eye or inner ear.