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Brachial plexus surgery

Brachial plexus surgery is a type of surgery used to correct brachial plexus injuries. The brachial plexus is a network of nerves, arising from the spine at the base...

What is brachial plexus surgery?

Brachial plexus surgery is a type of surgery used to correct brachial plexus injuries. 

The brachial plexus is a network of nerves, arising from the spine at the base of the neck, from which arise the nerves supplying the arm, forearm and hand, and parts of the shoulder girdle.

Those nerves are fragile and can be injured due to pressure, stretching or even cutting resulting in arm dysfunction.

What are briachial plexus treatment options?

Treatment will depend on the severity of the injury. If the injury persists after rest or physical therapy, surgery might be the next option.

A wide range of micro-surgical procedures are available and will be explained by your surgeon.

Specialists Offering Brachial plexus surgery

Mr Aprajay Golash

Consultant Neurosurgeon

MBBS, MS, DNB, FRCS Ed, FRCS SN, MD

BMI The Beardwood Hospital 1 more BMI The Lancaster Hospital

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Mr Robin Bhatia

Consultant Spinal Neurosurgeon

MA (Oxon); MBBS; PhD; FRCS (SN)

BMI The Ridgeway Hospital

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Mr Prabhakar Rao

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS, MS Ortho, AFRCS, FRCS Tr & Orth, Fellow of European Board of Orthopaedics and trauma

BMI The Alexandra Hospital

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Prof Andrew Hart

Consultant Plastic & Hand Surgeon

MBChB, BSc(Hons 1st Class), MRCS, AFRCS, MD(Honours), PhD, FRCS(Plast)

BMI Ross Hall Hospital

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Mr Nitin Shetty

Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon

MBBS, M.S, MRCS(Ed), M.Sc( Dip), M.Phil, FRCS(Orth)

BMI Hendon Hospital

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Professor Aali Sheen

Consultant General & Gastrointestinal Surgeon

MD MBChB FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Gen)

BMI The Alexandra Hospital

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