What are some clinics that specialize in nerve injury repair?


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As of December 2015, clinics that specialize in nerve injury repair include the Nerve Injury Clinic at the University of California — San Francisco and the Center for Brachial Plexus and Traumatic Nerve Injury at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Raleigh Neurosurgery Clinic and the Brachial Plexus Clinic at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh also treat injured nerves.

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The USCF Nerve Injury Clinic does a variety of procedures, such as nerve repair and nerve grafting for injuries of the peripheral nervous system, according to the facility. The clinic's doctors are neurologists, neurosurgeons and orthopedic specialists.

The Center for Brachial Plexus and Traumatic Nerve Injury in New York City uses a team approach to treat patients, states the center. Orthopedic surgeons, neurologists, psychiatrists and pain management specialists are some of the medical personnel available to patients.

Raleigh Neurosurgery Clinic diagnoses nerve injuries and disorders using physical and neurological exams, magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography and positron emission tomography scans, the clinic explains. Conditions they treat include low back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, spinal cord tumors and herniated discs.

The Pediatric Brachial Plexus Clinic cares for children with brachial plexus and peripheral nerve injuries, says the clinic. Referrals from Children’s Hospital or primary care physicians are required before the initial appointment.

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