Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Hand Surgery Fellowship


About the Program


The Baylor College of Medicine ACGME-approved Hand Surgery Fellowship covers the entire spectrum of upper extremity surgery with major emphasis on the hand and wrist-acute trauma, reconstructive surgery, brachial plexus, free bone and myocutaneuous flaps, replantation, total joint replacement, sports medicine, congenital deformities and arthroscopy.


Training and Faculty


Training occurs at the renowned Texas Medical Center and includes Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center McNair Campus, Ben Taub Hospital, Texas Children’s Hospital, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Texas Orthopedic Hospital. 

A dedicated teaching faculty includes:

  • David Netscher (Program Director)
  • Bryce Bell (Associate Program Director) 
  • Scott Mitchell (Education Director) 
  • Idris Gharbaoui
  • Randy Luo
  • Jenny Lee Nguyen
  • Jose Nolla
  • Chris Pederson
  • Adil Ahmed 
  • Christine Yin 

Training Sites 

Affiliations with leading research and healthcare institutions in and around the Texas Medical Center, the world’s largest healthcare complex, provide access to an exceptionally diverse array of people and clinical resources. A clinical research project is required and participation in a laboratory project is strongly encouraged. Discover how our affiliations enhance our clinical and education programs. 

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