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Plastic Surgery of the Hand | Female

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Dr. Joan Wright, MD is a plastic surgery of the hand doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Wright is affiliated with Children's Hospital Los Angeles and UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica.

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

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

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    • General Surgery
    • Hand Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Trigger Finger

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1979

    • Internship Hospital
      Harbor UCLA Med Center

      Completed in 1980

    • Residency Hospital
      Harbor UCLA Med Center

      Completed in 1984

      UCLA Med Center

      Completed in 1986

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Joseph H Boyes Fdn

      Completed in 1987

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

    Procedures Performed

    • Arm Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Fusion