Dr. Denton Watumull, MD

Dr. Denton Watumull, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male | 60 years old

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"Patient safety is my number one priority. We try diligently to listen carefully to our patient's wishes and not oversell our procedures. We strive for results that exceed expectations and are long lasting."Read more

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Dr. Denton Watumull founded Regional Plastic Surgery Center in 1991. Dr Watumull has held multiple positions of leadership in the...Read more

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in Dallas, TX |
Dr. Watamul fixed a real bad tummy tuck done by another surgeon. Having surgery and worrying about the results is pretty stressful enough and having to do it again because of a bad experience almost puts you over the edge. He knew exactly what he needed to do and I'm very happy with my results. He doesn't just see you one or two times after surgery, follow ups makes you feel like he really cares how the results look long term.
in Dallas, TX |
Great surgeon! LOVE my results. Only recommendation is if there can b more information provided in the pre-op package. Dr Watumull and his team did a great job answering all of my questions in terms of getting me ready for the surgery and what to expect after the surgery. i wonder if it would save some of their time if there were more details provided in their standard package. I have seen some other offices provide pre-op and post op videos. Just a thought. overall great experience!
He was very caring and listened to my concerns regarding breast augmentation. He recommended a certain implant size and type in relation to what would be a natural look for my body/frame. After my surgery, I was convinced that Dr. Watumull was right on target with his recommendations because my augmentation turned out really well and I am very pleased with the outcome. I am still healing at just 9 days after surgery and feeling great. Thank you Dr. Watumull!
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Dr. Watumull says...

Dr. Denton Watumull founded Regional Plastic Surgery Center in 1991. Dr Watumull has held multiple positions of leadership in the medical community, including Chief of Staff and Chief of Surgery at local hospitals.

Dr. Watumull's Care Philosophy

"Patient safety is my number one priority.  We try diligently to listen carefully to our patient's wishes and not oversell our procedures. We strive for results that exceed expectations and are long lasting." 

Dr. Watumull says...

Dr. Watumull is a plastic surgeon and a hand surgeon.

Dr. Watumull's extensive aesthetic surgery training and experience encompasses all areas of the face and body.  His interests include breast enhancement, breast lifts, breast implants, breast reduction, face lifts, utilizing fat transfers for a younger appearance and post weight loss body contouring.  Dr. Watumull has performed hundreds of breast reconstruction surgeries after mastectomy. 

He is a fully qualified hand surgeon and sees a variety of hand problems, such as carpal tunnel syndrome and arthritis of the hand and wrist.  He has also performed hundreds of endoscopic carpal tunnel surgeries that are minimally invasive.   

Dr. Watumull's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  •  Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Large Breasts
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrinkles
  • Wrist Fracture

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Hawaii John A Burns School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1982

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Texas Southwestern Med School

    Completed in 1983

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Texas Southwestern Med School

    Completed in 1988

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Parkland Hospital

    Completed in 1991

    University Tex Sw Med Center

    Completed in 1991

  • Undergraduate School
    Claremont McKenna College

    Graduated in 1978

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement
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