Hand & Wrist
Many common problems of the hand, such as arthritis in the joints of the fingers or thumb, or abnormal enlargements of the bone or cartilage (heberden nodes), can cause you pain and can interfere with activities of daily living. If your wrist is the problem, you may have suffered a sprain or fracture, or you may be feeling the symptoms of a long-term repetitive stress, arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome. You may not know if you need surgery or therapy, but one thing you do know is that you need to consult with experts. The Hoag Orthopedic Institute Program is where you find the expertise you need. We are an award winning single specialty service center for excellence in orthopedics.
For someone suffering from a medical condition or injury of the hand and/or wrist, choosing Hoag Orthopedic Institute makes sense. Because so many factors can lead to wrist pain, a precise diagnosis is crucial. Arthroscopic surgery may be used to diagnose or correct your condition or injury. When it comes to surgeries such mini-open wrist surgery, carpal tunnel release and wrist fusion, Hoag Orthopedic Institute is the place to be. Orthopedic surgeons with expertise in leading-edge surgeries of the hand and wrist have aligned their practices with Hoag Orthopedic Institute. They partner with our highly trained orthopedic trained and dedicated physical therapists, surgical technicians and educators. Hoag Orthopedic Institute is dedicated to providing a higher standard of care for you, our patient.