The University of Kansas Health System

Dr. E. Bruce Toby

Dr. Toby provides state of the art upper extremity Orthopedic and Hand Surgery. His areas of expertise include Microsurgery, complex wrist, elbow and shoulder injuries and peripheral nerve surgery. Compassionate, competent and safe care of our patients is our priority.

The University of Kansas Physicians Medical Office Building2000 Olathe BlvdMS 3017Kansas City, KS 66160(Map)
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Hand Injuries
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Hand Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Microsurgery
  • Sports Medicine Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Forearm and Wrist Surgery
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Wound Management
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Medicine
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Arthroscopy-Wrist
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Nerve Repair
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Limb Salvage Procedures
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Decomp
  • Arthroscopy-Elbow
  • Nerve Decompression
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Replantation
  • Vascular Grafts
  • Free Tissue Transfer
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arm Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Nerve Pain
  • Raynaud's Syndrome
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Work Injury Directory
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Hand and Wrist Arthritis
  • Joint Problems
  • Upper Extremity Fractures
  • Elbow Pain
  • Pain During Sports
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hand Injuries
  • Nerve Repair
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Complex Fractures
  • Joint Pain
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Wrist Pain
  • Arm Pain Due to Sports
  • Shoulder Pain
Certifications
Board CertificationSurgery-Orthopedic
Sub CertificationSurgery-Hand
Education/Training
  • Medical SchoolIndiana University-Indianapolis
  • InternshipBowman Gray School of Medicine
  • ResidencyBowman Gray School of Medicine
  • FellowshipDuke University

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