Orthopaedic hand services
Hand related orthopaedic issues
List of treatment and services
Treatment for Hand Injury
A hand injury is any sort of injury to your finger and palm. Hand injury can be either closed or open (penetrating).This can range from a mild bump or bruise to a traumatic hand injury. Hand injuries include cuts, fractures, dislocation, infections, burns, etc.
Treatment for Hand Arthritis
Both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can affect the hands. Osteoarthritis is due to degenerative changes in cartilage. Rheumatoid arthritis occurs when the body's immune system attacks healthy tissue that protects the joints. Broken or sprained fingers or wrists can also cause post-traumatic arthritis.
Treatment for Hand ligament
Ligaments are short, stout, fibrous bands of tissue that join bones together at joints for stability during motion. Injuries to these ligaments can occur at any level throughout the wrist and hand. Most commonly, they occur as the result of a blunt trauma, such as a fall, or forceful lifting or twisting injury.
Treatment for Hand Tumors
A hand tumor refers to any abnormal lump or bump in the hand or wrist is considered a tumor. Tumors can occur on the skin, such as a mole or a wart, or underneath the skin in the soft tissue or even the bone. Only 1-2% of the tumors are malignant
Treatment for Trigger Finger
Trigger finger is a condition that causes pain, stiffness, and a sensation of locking or catching when you bend and straighten your finger. People whose work or hobbies require repetitive gripping actions are at higher risk of developing trigger finger. The condition is also more common in women and in anyone with diabetes.
Treatment for Carpal Tunnel
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome can result in numbness, tingling, or weakness in your hand. It's caused by pressure on your median nerve, which runs the length of the arm, goes through a passage in the wrist called the carpal tunnel, and ends in the hand. The symptoms tend to be worse at night and can disturb your sleep.