Charles "Ty" Tuggle, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery

Email: ctuggl@lsuhsc.edu

Office: (504) 568-4750


MD, MHS (2011)- Yale University School of Medicine
BS in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (2005) - University of Georgia




Dr. Tuggle was born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. He graduated Summa Cum Laude in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology from the University of Georgia. He later received his medical degree and a Masters in Health Science from Yale University School of Medicine, where he stayed for his residency in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. He went on to complete a fellowship in Hand Surgery at The Curtis National Hand Center in Baltimore.

Clinical Interests

adult and pediatric hand and microsurgery, peripheral nerve surgery, brachial plexus, limb salvage, and burn reconstruction

Affiliated Hospitals & Clinics

UMC and Children’s Hospital