Dr. Megan M. Wood, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Female • Age 44

7777 Forest Ln Ste C425
Dallas, TX 75230
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North Central Surgical Center
9301 N Central Expy
Dallas, TX 75231
Medical City Dallas Hospital and Medical City Children’s Hospital
7777 Forest Ln
Dallas, TX 75230

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Dallas Hand Center
Dallas Hand Center
7777 Forest Ln Ste C425
Dallas, TX 75230
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    Dr. Wood's Experience

    Dr. Wood's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction
    • Pediatric Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
    • Hand Occupational Therapy
    • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Wood says...

    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthrocentesis
    • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
    • Capsulotomy
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
    • Congenital Hand Surgery
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Digital Fluoroscopy
    • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Cyst
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Finger Amputation
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand and Wrist Fusion
    • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
    • Hand Reconstruction
    • Hand Surgery
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    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
    • Injection of Tendon
    • Joint Drainage
    • Laceration Repair
    • Ligament Reconstruction
    • Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition (LRTI) for the Thumb
    • Ligament Repair
    • Needle Aponeurotomy
    • Neuroplasty
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Osteotomy
    • Radial Styloidectomy
    • Repair of Amputated Digit
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
    • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
    • Splinting
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Repair
    • Total Joint Replacement and Revision
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Triple Arthrodesis
    • Upper Extremity Reconstruction
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Reconstruction
    • Wrist Replacement
    • Wrist Surgery
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    Dr. Wood says...

    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Avulsion Fracture
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Colles' Fracture
    • Complex Fractures
    • Compound Fracture
    • Compression Fracture
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dislocated Elbow
    • Dislocated Joint
    • Elbow Fracture
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Extra-Articular Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Ligament Rupture
    • Intra-Articular Fracture
    • Joint Fracture
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Nerve Injury
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    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
    • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
    • Pathologic Fracture
    • Pediatric Fractures
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
    • Simple Fractures
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Stress Fracture
    • Tendon Injuries
    • Traumatic Amputation
    • Traumatic Injuries
    • Trigger Finger
    • Upper Extremity Fracture
    • Upper Extremity Infection
    • Wrist Fracture
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Ut Southwestern Med Sch
    Complete in 2003

    Residency Hospital

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Complete in 2007

    Fellowship Hospital

    Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 2007
    The Hand Center of San Antonio
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California Berkeley
    Graduated in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wood & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Wood's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Medical City Dallas Hospital and Medical City Children’s Hospital

    • North Central Surgical Center

    • Texas Institute for Surgery at Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.6
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wood to family and friends

    4.6 out of 5

    18 responses

    Dr. Wood's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    18 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    18 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    18 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    16 responses

    Experience with Dr. Wood

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.6 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.6 out of 5

    18 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

    18 responses

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    • Yes.

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    • Aetna
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    • Cigna
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
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    Office Locations

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    Dallas Hand Center
    7777 Forest Ln Ste C425
    Dallas, TX 75230
    (972) 566-4263 (Office)
    (972) 566-3045 (Fax)
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