Jerry Huang, MD

UW Medicine Hand Center
A Passion for Life & Healing

Jerry Huang, MD

Dr. Huang completed at his medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine followed by orthopaedic residency training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Huang obtained subspecialty training in Hand and Microsurgery at UCLA Medical Center. Following his hand fellowship, Dr. Huang went on to an AO Traveling Fellowship at Lindenhof Hospital in Bern, Switzerland with world renowned upper extremity surgeons Professor Ralf Hertel and Professor Diego Fernandez.

Dr. Huang is committed to excellence in the care of problems related to the hand, wrist, and elbow. He has special clinical interests in upper extremity trauma and post-traumatic reconstructions. His research interests include bone and cartilage tissue engineering as well as stem cell-based therapy. Dr. Huang has authored over 20 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in both clinical and basic science research. His extensive research has been presented at over 40 prestigious national and international meetings. In addition, he has been recognized with numerous awards including the Barry Friedman Award, the Zimmer Resident Research Award, and selection to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Clinician-Scientist Development Program. His research has received funding from the Plastic Surgery Education Foundation (PSEF), American Association of Hand Surgery (AAHS), and AO-North America.

Dr. Huang's interests include basketball, snowboarding, golf, and beach volleyball. In addition, he enjoys rollerblading, traveling, going to theater, occasional wine tasting, and swing dancing with his wife, Brandi.

Dr. Huang is one of only a few providers in the Pacific Northwest that perform Needle Aponeurotomy (NA) for Dupuytren patients. Click here to learn more about this procedure.

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