Robert A. Weber, MDPlastic SurgeonScott & White Healthcare
Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Surgery
Chief, Section of Hand Surgery
Director, Plastic Surgery Residency Program
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery
Patient Care Emphasis
Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Carpal/Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Congenital Hand Anomalies, General Hand and Wrist Surgery, Hand Anthroplasty, Hand Fractures, Hand Surgery, Peripheral Nerve, Traumatic Injuries
Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery of the HandDiplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery
Scott & White Appointment
August 3, 1994
Texas A&M University Health Science Center, College Station, TX, MD, 1988University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, BSE, 1984
Hand Surgery, The Hand Center, University of Texas, San Antonio, TXPlastic Surgery, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TXGeneral Surgery, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TX
Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
Professor of Surgery
Publications and Research
Weber RA, Dellon, AL.
Nerve laceration: repair of acute injuries in Berger RA, Weiss AC, eds. Hand Surgery, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2004.Weber RA, Boyer KM.
Consecutive versus simultaneous bilateral carpal tunnel release. Ann Plast.Surg. 2005; 54:15-19.Weber RA, Rude MJ.
Clinical outcomes of carpal tunnel release in patients 65 and older. J.Hand Surg.[Am.] 2005; 30:75-80.Weber RA, Dellon AL.
Synthetic nerve conduits: indications and technique. Seminars in Neurosurgery 2001; 12:65-79.Weber RA.
The role of conduits in the repair of peripheral nerve injuries. In: Habal MB, Himel HN, Lineaweaver WC, Colon GA, Parsons RW, Woods JE, eds. Key issues in plastic and cosmetic surgery, v. v.17. Basel: Karger, 2001;80-93.
Ref ID: 1702Weber RA, Schuchmann JA, Albers JH, Ortiz J.
A prospective blinded evaluation of nerve conduction velocity versus pressure-specified sensory testing in carpal tunnel syndrome. Annals of Plastic Surgery 2000; 45:252-257.Weber RA, Breidenbach WC, Brown RE, Jabaley ME, Mass DP.
A randomized prospective study of polyglycolic acid conduits for digital nerve reconstruction in humans. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2000; 106:1036-1045.
Awards and Honors
Senior Award, Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation, Clinic InvestigatorsSarnat Junior Award, Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation Basic Science CategoryCronin Award, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons, Clinical Scholar AwardDistinguished Alumni Award, Scott & White Hospital, 2009
American Society for Surgery of the HandAmerican Society of Plastic SurgeonsAmerican Council of Academic Plastic SurgeonsAmerican Association of Plastic SurgeonsAssociation for Surgical EducationAmerican Council of Graduate Medical Education