Dr. Shuhatovich was born in Russia, however considers himself a Texan. He is a board certified, fellowship trained hand surgeon, who specializes in surgical and conservative treatment of conditions afflicting the hand, wrist and elbow. He firmly believes that the unique, immediate and multidisciplinary approach to treatment at ROC is the most effective way to manage any complex hand or wrist problem.
His special interests include nerve compressions, complex hand trauma, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, joint reconstruction, burns, sprains, amputations, microsurgical reconstruction, minimally invasive hand and wrist procedures and congenital deformities.
He believes that addressing the needs of an acutely injured worker in an immediate fashion significantly improves functional outcomes, eliminates unnecessary costs and diminishes time to return to work.