We found 5 hand surgeons who accept Gold Compass Balanced 0 near Tyler, TX.

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
700 Olympic Plaza; Suite 600
Tyler, TX
 

Dr. Lan Hua is a plastic surgeon and hand surgeon in Frisco, TX and Tyler, TX. Dr. Hua attended medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Her medical residency was performed at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Her clinical interests encompass carpal tunnel syndrome. Dr. Hua honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Hua (or staff) speaks the following languages: Vietnamese and Cantonese. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Centennial Medical Center and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. Dr. Hua is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Dr. Rebel Renee Huffman, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3414 Golden Road
Tyler, TX
 

Dr. Rebel Huffman, who practices in Tyler, TX and Pittsburg, TX, is a medical specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. She has a special interest in upper extremity problems, hand surgery procedures, and musculoskeletal problems. Dr. Huffman honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. She is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. She completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Alabama.

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Clinical interests: Musculoskeletal Problems, Upper Extremity Problems, Hand Surgery Procedures

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3414 Golden Road
Tyler, TX
 

Dr. Ryan Patterson works as a hand surgeon and orthopedic surgeon. The average patient rating for Dr. Patterson is 5.0 stars out of 5. United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Patterson honors. Dr. Patterson is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. Dr. Patterson's training includes a residency program at Cleveland Clinic.

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Clinical interests: Hand Problems, Upper Extremity Surgery

Dr. John Thomas Camp, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3414 Golden Road
Tyler, TX
 

Dr. John Camp practices hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. Dr. Camp trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky for residency. He is in-network for United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Wrist Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Hand Problems

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
3414 Golden Road
Tyler, TX
 

Dr. Carey Clark is a specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: hand problems, wrist problems, and shoulder problems. He honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. Dr. Clark attended medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine and Indiana University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee.

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Clinical interests: Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Reconstructive Surgery, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)

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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.