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We found 4 hand surgeons who accept Humana Basic 6850/HMO Premier near The Woodlands, TX.

Dr. Charles Frank Iv Kallina IV, MS, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
9305 Pinecroft Drive
The Woodlands, TX
 

Dr. Charles Kallina sees patients in The Woodlands, TX and Temple, TX. His medical specialties are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare. He attended Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Scott and White Healthcare. Dr. Kallina honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Clinical interests: Hand Problems, Upper Extremity Surgery

Dr. Paul Edward Kobza, DO
Specializes in Hand Surgery, General Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
9006 Forest Crossing Drive; Suite E
Spring, TX
 

Dr. Paul Kobza specializes in hand surgery, general surgery, and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and practices in The Woodlands, TX, Shenandoah, TX, and Houston, TX. Patients rated Dr. Kobza highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Kobza is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Hand Fracture, Breast Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, ... (Read more)

Dr. Munir Ahmad Shah, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1441 Woodstead Court; Suite 300
The Woodlands, TX
 

Dr. Munir Shah's medical specialty is hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient reviews placed Dr. Shah at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna Medicare, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Upper Extremity Problems, Hand Surgery Procedures

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Specializes in Hand Surgery
17450 St Lukes Way; Suite 390
The Woodlands, TX
 

Dr. Mark Ciaglia is a hand surgeon. Dr. Ciaglia graduated from Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Ciaglia is 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Ciaglia has an open panel.

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What is Hand Surgery?

Our hands are not only incredibly useful and important for our daily functioning, but they are complex and delicate parts of our body. It can take a specialist to keep the hands functioning at their best. Hand surgeons are general, plastic, or orthopedic surgeons who have received additional training specifically in the care of hands, wrists and forearms.

Surgery is not the only care that a hand surgeon provides. Hand surgeons might prescribe medications, physical therapy, or splints and braces as well as surgery, depending on the condition. They care for a wide variety of issues affecting the hand or forearm, which may include:
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Fingers that cannot be straightened, such as with Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Deformities of the fingers, such as syndactyly (webbed or fused fingers) or polydactyly (extra fingers)
  • Wrist or hand pain
  • Serious injuries of the hand or wrist, including burns and sports injuries
  • Reattachment of severed fingers or creation of prosthetics

We use our hands to interact with the world in a number of ways. In order to do so, we need our hands to maintain a high level of both movement and sensitivity, and that requires all of its bones, muscles, and nerves to be working properly. Hand surgeons keep this delicate and important equipment functioning.