Brachial Plexus Injury Care Team

The Brachial Plexus Injury Care Team at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford provides evaluation and treatment for babies and children who sustain injuries to the nerves in their arms and hands. Our team of surgeons, neurologists, nurse, and therapist offer both reconstructive surgery and non-surgical treatments to maximize patient recovery.

Gerald Grant, MD

Gerald Grant, MD, is the division chief of pediatric neurosurgery and is board certified in neurological survey and pediatric neurosurgery.

Area of Expertise: brachial plexus injury, pediatric brain tumors, medically refractory epilepsy and moyamoya disease

 Ana Carolina Tesi Rocha, MD

Ana Carolina Tesi Rocha, MD, is an associate professor of neurology and is board certified in neurology.

Areas of Expertise: pediatric neurology, brachial plexus injury

 Catherine Curtin, MD

Catherine Curtin, MD, is an associate professor of plastic and hand surgery and is board certified in both plastic and hand surgery.

Areas of Expertise: adult and pediatric brachial plexus, peripheral nerve injuries and compressions

 

Paige Fox, MD, PhD, is an assistant professor of plastic and hand surgery.

Areas of Expertise: adult and pediatric brachial plexus, peripheral nerve injuries and compressions

 Steven Frick, MD

Steven Frick, MD, is the chief of pediatric orthopedic surgery, the professor of orthopedic surgery and is board certified in orthopedic surgery.

Areas of Expertise: shoulder pathology after brachial plexus injury

 Thomas Wilson, MD

Thomas Wilson, MD, is an assistant professor of neurosurgery.

Areas of Expertise: adult and pediatric brachial plexus, peripheral nerve injuries and compressions

 Viet Nguyen, MD

Viet Nguyen, MD, is an assistant professor of neurology and is board certified in neurology.

Areas of Expertise: intraoperative nerve monitoring, brachial plexus injury

Terri Pena, RN, BSN

Terri Pena, RN, BSN, is a clinical nurse.

Areas of Expertise: brachial plexus injury

Jennifer Chan, OT

Jennifer Chan, OT, is a hand therapist.

Areas of Expertise: pediatric upper extremity therapy, brachial plexus injury