Dr. Korsh Jafarnia, MD

Dr. Korsh Jafarnia, MD

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Dr. Korsh Jafarnia, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

9090 Katy Fwy Ste 200

Houston, TX 77024

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
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Dr. Jafarnia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ganglion Cyst
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jafarnia treats Ganglion Cyst more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Jafarnia treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jafarnia treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Jafarnia treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jafarnia treats Limb Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jafarnia treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jafarnia's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Advanced Tendon Reconstruction
Amputated Finger
Amputation
Anterior Interosseous Nerve Compression
Arm Disorders
Arm Injuries
Arm Surgery
Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Finger
Arthritis of the Wrist
Arthrocentesis
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
Benign Tumor
Bennett's Fracture
Bicep Muscle Strain
Bicep Repairs
Biceps Tendinitis
Boil
Bone and Joint Repair
Bone and Joint Replacement
Bone Disorders
Bone Grafting
Broken Arm
Bunion
Bursa Injection
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Fractures
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cartilage Disorders
Cartilage Repair
Cartilage Tear
Casting
Cellulitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Congenital Hand Anomaly
Congenital Hand Surgery
Contracture
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Disorders
Elbow Fracture
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Sprain
Elbow Tenotomy
Endoscopic Hand Surgery
Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
Endoscopy
Excision
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Extremity Malunions
Extremity Nonunion
Finger Disorders
Finger Injuries
Finger Joint Sprain
Foreign Body Removal
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Ganglion Cyst
Giant Cell Tumor
Gout
Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand Injury
Hand Ligament Rupture
Hand Muscle Strain
Hand Neuropathy
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hand Pain
Hand Reconstruction
Hand Surgery
Hand Tendon Repair
Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
Hardware Removal
Hip Fracture
Infectious Arthritis
Ingrown Nail
Injection of Tendon
Injuries
Joint Disorders
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Joint Reconstruction Surgery
Joint Replacement Surgery
Joint Surgery
Joint Swelling
Joint X-Ray
Laceration
Laceration Repair
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lesion
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Microsurgical Procedure
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Morton's Neuroma
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Injury
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Surgery
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Occupational Injuries
Occupational Therapy
Open Wound
Orthopedic Trauma
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Pediatric Fractures
Peripheral Nerve Block
Pinched Nerve
Pulled Muscles
Radial Nerve Entrapment
Radial Tunnel Syndrome
Repair of Amputated Digit
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
Scar Revision Surgery
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Surgery
Splinting
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stab Wound
Steroid Injection
Tendon Disorders
Tendon Injuries
Tendon Repair
Tendon Surgery
Tendonitis
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
Tenosynovitis
Traumatic Injuries
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Tumor
Upper Extremity Disorders
Work-Related Injuries
Wound Care and Management
Wound Infection
Wounds
Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
Wrist Disorders
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Injuries
Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
Wrist Pain
Wrist Replacement
Wrist Sprain
X-Ray

About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide the least invasive hand and upper extremity treatments possible tailored to each patient's condition and lifestyle, in order to quickly return them to the everyday things they need to do and all of the activities they love.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • 2002
    Harvard Medical School-Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 2001
    Baylor University
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    French Institute For Hand Surgery
    2001
  • 1997
    Baylor University
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1991
    University Of Texas@ Austin
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Jafarnia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jafarnia

4.9

Based on 117 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Jafarnia performed surgery on my wrist and forearm in October. He discussed the procedure and my options and I never felt rushed. The surgery went well and I am very pleased with my recovery. Dr Jafarnia called me after the surgery to find out how I was doing which I really appreciated. Once...Read More
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Dr Jafarnia and staff were extremely professional. Showed a true concern for the patient. I would highly recommend him.
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My daughter recommended Dr. Jafarnia to repair a broken finger crushed in a farm accident. He is one of the best doctors I have met! His knowledge, experience and patient attentiveness instill confidence from the outset. He and his staff provide caring service that is accommodating to the patient....Read More
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Dr Jafarnia was referred to me by my Neurologist and I am so lucky to have met him and had surgery done by him. I knew for over 10 years that I had carpal tunnel problems in both wrists. I developed trigger fingers in both hands. I had surgery on my left hand on 10/30/2018. I can use my hand...Read More
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Capable and compassionate, personable and professional, I can't say enough good things about Dr. Jafarnia and his staff. Jennifer and Monica are deserving of special recognition, but Dr. Jafarnia's entire staff is a reflection of his personal dedication to serving his patients with the highest...Read More
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Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Aetna
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Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Coventry Health Care
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HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HealthSmart
Meritain Health
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