UCLA Spotlight

Hand transplant program

  • Published Aug 2, 2010 9:00 AM

UCLA's new Hand Transplantation Program is the only such program on the West Coast and one of only four in the country. The surgery is technically very demanding, and the patient may be without feeling in the hand during the year of intensive rehabilitation needed to regenerate the nerves.

Read Hand transplant program to offer life-altering surgery in UCLA Today.