Dr. Dustin Ray is a board certified hand and microvascular surgeon who was a Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude graduate of Howard University in Washington, DC. Dr. Ray graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Earning a full tuition scholarship to Howard University College of Medicine, he finished among the top in his class. He then completed his general surgery residency at Howard University Hospital where he was awarded Intern of the Year and as chief resident earned Resident of the Year honors.
Dr. Ray completed his hand surgical fellowship at the Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery in Louisville, Kentucky. During his fellowship, Dr. Ray assisted in numerous complex soft tissue reconstructive surgeries of the upper extremity. These included microsurgical free flaps, digit replantations, and revascularizations.
After performing over 1000 hand surgeries in the United States, Dr. Ray performed the first endoscopic carpal tunnel procedure in Central America in 2012. Dr. Ray is a Candidate Member of the American Medical Association, the National Medical Association, the American College of Surgeons, and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand.