Nail Plate Transplantation

After a trauma, the nail on the index finger does not grow at all (almost a year already). What are the options for restoring the nail? From the information found on the Internet I have found only - a transplant of a nail plate. Where is it possible to do this?

A nail plate graft taken from a toe is possible by an experienced hand surgeon. Those with a background in plastic surgery are somewhat more likely to have a successful result because of their frequent experience in grafting. Check at

Robert T. Buchanan MD
Robert T. Buchanan MD
209 Hospital DrHighlandsNC28741US

Robert T. Buchanan MD

209 Hospital Drive, Suite 202, Highlands,
NC, 28741, US