David T. Netscher, MD

Adjunct Professor of Plastic Surgery, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Education & Training

Residency, Baylor College of Medicine
MD, University of the Witwatersrand
Clinical Fellowship, The Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Micro Surgery
Residency, University of Louisville (Ky)
Publications

Impact of Septated First Dorsal Compartments on Symptomatic de Quervain Disease
Bernstein, DT, Gonzalez, MA, Hendrick, RG, Petersen, NJ, Nolla, JM & Netscher, DT 2019, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 144, no. 2, pp. 389-393. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000005827

Reliability of the Dorsal Tangential View in Assessment of Distal Radioulnar Joint Reduction in the Neutral, Pronated, and Supinated Positions in a Cadaver Model
El Naga, AN, Jordan, ME, Netscher, DT, Adams, BD & Mitchell, SA 2019, Journal of Hand Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2019.08.004

The Dorsal Aponeurosis of the Thumb
Amin, TJ, Hendrick, R & Netscher, DT 2018, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 567.e1-567.e7. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2017.11.009

The Impact of Suture Caliber and Looped Configurations on the Suture-Tendon Interface in Zone II Flexor Tendon Repair
Bernstein, DT, Alexander, JJ, Petersen, NJ, Lambert, BS, Noble, PC & Netscher, DT 2018, Journal of Hand Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.04.029

Correlation of the Lateral Wrist Radiograph to Ulnar Variance: A Cadaveric Study
Bernstein, DT, Linnell, JD, Petersen, NJ & Netscher, DT 2018, Journal of Hand Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.02.021

Finger Injuries in Ball Sports
Netscher, DT, Pham, DT & Staines, KG 2017, Hand Clinics, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 119-139. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hcl.2016.08.018

A Cadaver Investigation of Screw Purchase with 2 Retrograde Techniques for Capitolunate Arthrodesis
Linnell, JD, Bernstein, DT, Sanderson, CJ, Netscher, DT & Mitchell, SA 2016, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 362-366. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2015.11.020

Vascularized heterodigital island flap for fingertip and dorsal finger reconstruction
Pham, DT & Netscher, DT 2015, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 40, no. 12, pp. 2458-2464. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2015.06.112

Soft-tissue surgery for camptodactyly corrects skeletal changes
Netscher, DT, Hamilton, KL & Paz, L 2015, Plastic and reconstructive surgery, vol. 136, no. 5, pp. 1028-1035. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000001711

Severe camptodactyly: A systematic surgeon and therapist collaboration
Netscher, DT, Staines, KG & Hamilton, KL 2015, Journal of Hand Therapy, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 167-175. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jht.2014.12.004

Evaluation of a stepwise surgical approach to camptodactyly
Hamilton, KL & Netscher, DT 2015, Plastic and reconstructive surgery, vol. 135, no. 3, pp. 568e-576e. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000000958

Fingertip amputations: Coverage, local and regional flaps
Netscher, DT & Stephenson, JB 2015, . in Fingertip Injuries: Diagnosis, Management and Reconstruction. Springer International Publishing, pp. 97-114. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-13227-3_6

Biomechanical evaluation of double-strand (looped) and single-strand polyamide multifilament suture: influence of knot and suture size
Netscher, DT, Badal, JJ, Yang, J, Kaufman, Y, Alexander, J & Noble, P 2014, Hand, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 417-424. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11552-014-9723-x

Closed flexor tendon ruptures
Netscher, DT & Badal, JJ 2014, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 2315-2323. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2014.04.005

Regarding "fingertip reconstruction with simultaneous flaps and nail bed grafts following amputation"
Netscher, DT 2014, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 171-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2013.10.032

Comparison of magnification in primary digital nerve repair: Literature review, survey of practice trends, and assessment of 90 cadaveric repairs
Bernstein, DT, Hamilton, KL, Foy, C, Petersen, NJ & Netscher, DT 2013, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 38, no. 11, pp. 2144-2150. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2013.04.010

Rheumatoid arthritis
Netscher, DT & Koepplinger, ME 2013, . in Grabb and Smiths Plastic Surgery: Seventh Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health Adis (ESP), pp. 908-919.

Multidigit camptodactyly of the hands and feet: A case study
Hamilton, KL & Netscher, DT 2013, Hand, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 324-329. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11552-013-9497-6

First hand: Hand in glove and other idioms
Netscher, DT 2013, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 38, no. 6, pp. 1215-1216. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2013.01.045

Functional outcomes of children with index pollicizations for thumb deficiency
Netscher, DT, Aliu, O, Sandvall, BK, Staines, KG, Hamilton, KL, Salazar-Reyes, H & Thornby, J 2013, Journal of Hand Surgery, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 250-257. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2012.10.032

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