Provider facility background
Kimberly K Mezera, MD

Kimberly K Mezera, MD

Surgery of the Hand
Kimberly Mezera, MD, grew up in Wisconsin; in 1987, she graduated from the University of North Texas and received her medical degree and training at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. She completed her residency for general surgery at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas and then finalized her expertise in hand and micro-vascular procedures at the prestigious Hand Fellowship Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, New York. Dr. Mezera is recognized not only as a leader in her industry, but she has a love for teaching others as well. As the director of Parkland's hand and upper extremity services, she has spent over 13 years teaching residents about the latest techniques and procedures for helping patients recover from fractures, lacerations, tendon injuries, soft tissue and nerve damage. Dr. Mezera is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the treatment of hand and upper extremity conditions, including pediatric cases. She has been honored by D Magazine as "Best" by her peers and in Texas Monthly for the past several years as a top physician. The Hand and Upper Extremity Center of Dallas wants to be a haven of healing and recovery for people dealing with pain due to arthritis, carpal tunnel, pinched nerves and tendonitis in the fingers, hands, wrists, elbows and shoulders. Our comprehensive care and individualized treatment plans are designed to achieve the best possible results for every patient.
Care Philosophy

Dr. Mezera promotes a comprehensive approach to the treatment of patients from diagnosis through treatment including directing a customized therapy and rehabilitation program designed to return patients to the activities they love.


Md Medicare Choice


Aetna Medicare Advantage - PPO

American Imaging Management, Inc. - AIM


Anthem Bcbs (Co,Ct,In,Ky,Me,Nv,Nh,Oh, Va)

Averde Health

Beech Street

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Kansas City

Blue Advantage - HMO

Blue Cross Blue Shield - Texas

Regence Group (Bs-Wa, Bs-Id, Bcbs-Ut, Bcbs-Or)

Bravo Health

CCN - Workers Compensation


Cigna - Open Access Plus

Coastal Comp Health Networks

Cooks Children's


Coventry One

Employer Health Network

Fidelis SecureCare

First Health


Great Western


Humana - Military Services

Humana Choice Care

Independent Medical Systems

Managed Care Programs

Molina Healthcare of Texas, Inc. - Medicaid


National Choice Care

National Healthcare Solutions


Parkland Community Health Plan

PPO Next

Principal Life Insurance

Private Healthcare Systems - PHCS - Multiplan

Rockport Healthcare Group

United Healthcare HMO

Select Care of Texas

Medicaid - Superior Health Texas

Superior Healthcare of Texas

Texas Health Network

Texas TRUE Choice - Multiplan


Tricare (Humana / Pbga)

Coventry Health Care Plans

United Healthcare - Choice Plus

United Healthcare- HCA - PPO

United Healthcare Medicare

United Medical Resources - UMR

Universal Health Care Inc.



Carpal Tunnel Syndrome


Dupuytren's Contracture



Fractures in the fingers


Including sprains and tendonitis

Pinched Nerves


Sports injuries and lacerations

Surgical and/or non-surgical solutions for: arthritis and arthropathies




Upper arm

Vascular and nerve injuries