In the hand and wrist, tendons can rupture or become damaged, leading to severe pain and loss of use.
Treatment of tendon injuries is time-critical. Otherwise, the patient m...
Hand arthritis, specifically osteoarthritis, is a degenerative disease that can affect any part of the wrist, palm or fingers.
Some patients experience only mild symptoms. Oth...
Patient: “Doctor, it hurts when I do this.”
Hand Surgeon: “Then stop doing that!”
Although it may not hurt yet, repetitive tasks — especially when done over a lifetime — can take their toll on your joints. Continue Reading
Dupuytren’s contracture is a type of hand deformity that develops over a period of years, curling the fingers into the palm of the hand.
Although this condition is not dange...
A Lisfranc injury occurs in the midfoot, in the Lisfranc joint, also known as the tarsometatarsal articulation of the foot.
This joint is named after a field surgeon in N...