Dr. Megan Wood, MD

Dr. Megan Wood, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Megan Wood, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2002 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.Read her story

7777 Forest Ln Ste C425

Dallas, TX 75230

Contact Information

(972) 566-4263

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wood's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoarthritis of Hands
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wood treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Wood treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wood treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Wood treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Hand Conditions
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wood treats Hand Conditions more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Wood treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dallas Hand Center is dedicated to the health of your hand, wrist, elbow and upper extremity. Dr. Wood treats orthopedic and sports medicine conditions from the fingertip to the elbow. She has received training at top institutions, bringing the latest techniques to her practice. She truly focuses on each patient, dedicating herself to finding the best treatment options for you.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Hand Occupational Therapy
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • 2008
    The Hand Center of San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2007
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2003
    UT Southwestern Med Sch
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1993
    University Of California Berkeley
    Undergraduate School
    1993

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4.4

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Don't even bother with this doctor if you are trying to get a second opinion. . They'll tell you they are "too busy" to see you. Arrogant attitude, after demanding all sorts of medical records from you.
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My carpal tunnel (no scar visible!) and Osteo Arthritic wrist reconstruction (tiny/discrete scar) surgery, two years ago this Sept. 30th, has resulted in my return to excellent hand activities for me, a VERY ACTIVE 78yo g-grandmother! I sing Dr. Wood's praises to EVERYONE with whom I come in...Read More
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I was given diagnosis of sever ulnar nerve damage (funny bone nerve) and was referred to Dr. Wood on a Friday; the first available appointment was early the next week due the severity ... Had a 20 minute consultation after great intro/history meeting with her team ... she went out of her way to...Read More
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Dr. Wood approaches perfection in practice that focuses on/and arm issues. Staff is courteous/friendly, a difficult achievement in today's medical parameters of moving patients quickly through the process. Dr. Wood immediately gained my confidence; her expertise is obvious, and she explains in...Read More
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I consulted Dr. Wood about two separate problems, one on each hand. She thoroughly examined each hand, recommended an Xray, and discussed multiple treatment options. She certainly did not pressure me into surgery, but said it was an option because of the severity of the problem. I thought her...Read More
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