Congenital Hand Deformities

Congenital hand deformities happen when the hand develops abnormally at birth. This can prevent a child from learning to use his or her hands.

Programs + Services


Plastic Surgery

The Division of Pediatric Plastic Surgery at Tufts Children's Hospital provides a wide range of cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery options for kids.
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Congenital Hand Differences Program

Our Congenital Hand Program provides care for babies with deformities, syndactyly, polydactyly, missing fingers, and radial club hand. Read more about our program today.
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Doctors + Care Team

Daniel N. Driscoll, MD, FACS

Daniel N. Driscoll, MD, FACS

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Plastic Surgeon; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5600
Fax #: 617-636-9095

Cosmetic surgery of the face and body, breast reconstruction, body contouring after massive weight loss, pediatric plastic surgery, posttraumatic and post-oncologic reconstruction, burn reconstruction

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Stuart V. Braun, MD

Stuart V. Braun, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Chief, Pediatric Orthopaedics; Director, Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Program; Associate Residency Director; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Orthopedics, Pediatric Orthopedics
Appt. Phone: 617-636-7920
Fax #: 617-636-9107

Scoliosis and spinal deformities, pediatric hip disease, trauma and adolescent sports injuries

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