- Company: West Texas H.A.N.D.
- Phone: (806) 515-4263
- Cell: (602) 677-8320
- Fax: 806-216-6890
- Website: Westtexashand.com
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties:Hand Surgery
Specialty Focus:Burn injuries, trauma reconstruction surgery, nerve injuries, hand injuries, finger injuries, nerve repair, carpal tunnel, broken wrist, wrist surgery
Education:MD, Sanford School of Medicine
Years in Practice:14
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:4+
Dr. Desirae McKee, MD is a board certified sub-specialty surgeon who focuses on hand and arm injuries. Dr.McKee spent the last decade as a faculty member of the Texas Tech Department of Orthopedics before moving to private practice in Lubbock, TX, in the fall of 2020. She remains clinical faculty with Texas Tech. Areas of special interest include the following: 1. Acute and chronic burn and trauma reconstruction 2. Peripheral nerve injuries acute repair and reconstruction both upper and lower extremity 3. Traumatic injuries in the the hand and wrist 4. Adult and pediatric patients treated 5. Extensive experience treating workers compensation injuries. 6. Phantom pain treatment in upper and lower extremity amputees Dr.McKee has multiple publications and research projects including participation in the RANGER registry for nerve repair.