David M. Brogan

David M. Brogan, MD, MSc

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Specializes In
  • Orthopedics
  • Hand & Wrist
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

: Arthritis of the wrist, elbow and hand, brachial plexus injury, carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, distal radius fractures, fractures of the fingers, metacarpals, and wrist, microsurgical reconstruction, peripheral nerve injury, peroneal nerve injury, Traumatic injuries. Brachial plexus surgery, carpal tunnel release, cubital tunnel release, hand and wrist fracture fixation, nerve grafting, nerve reconstruction, nerve repair, nerve transfer, ulnar nerve transposition.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
  • Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery

Research Interests

Dr. Brogan has research interests in peripheral nerve injuries and compression neuropathies (carpal tunnel, peroneal nerve injury, brachial plexus injury), upper extremity trauma including distal radius fractures, ulnar sided wrist pain and TFCC tears. His current research focuses on nerve regeneration, identifying ways to increase the probability of nerve healing by way of imaging, 3D printing, and surgical treatment.

Publications & Research

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Fellowship, Hand and Microvascular Surgery

2015 Duke University, Durham, NC

Residency, Orthopedic Surgery

2014 Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Medical Degree

2005 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

MS, International Health Policy

2005 London School of Economics, London, England

MS, Medical Engineering and Physics

2004 King's College, University of London, England