About Our Practice
The Institute Director and Founder, Dr. Rahul K. Nath, specializes in reconstructive microsurgery. His practice is limited to the surgical management of nerve injury and the secondary problems associated with nerve injury. He earned his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, Illinois, with further training in surgery and reconstructive surgery at Northwestern, and Washington University in St. Louis. He is board certified by the American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Nath's has extensive experience with nerve reconstruction surgery techniques. During his 20 years of practice he has treated several thousand children and adults with problems due to nerve injury.
The Institutes’ main office is located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas and Dr. Nath has several outreach locations across the country. Surgeries are performed at Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston, Texas and Tenet St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. The Texas Nerve & Paralysis Institute specializes in surgical treatment of peripheral nerve injuries including foot drop, winging scapula, nerve tumor removal, and brachial plexus injuries. Treatment of patients with peripheral nerve injuries are complex and case specific. Before considering surgical intervention, a treatment program should be designed and implemented to ensure the best possible long term results. Our treatment plans are based on statistical analysis and scientific studies that show the best ways to manage specific nerve injuries.