Hand/Wrist

ANATOMY OF THE WRIST & HAND

AN INSIDE LOOK AT THE STRUCTURE OF WRIST & HAND

There are 27 bones that make up the wrist and hand. The structures within the hand and wrist work together to create fine motor movement and strength, which is the basis for normal hand function.

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Common problems involving the hand & wrist:

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Trigger Finger
  • Tendonitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Tendon/Ligament Injuries
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Wrist fracture/Finger fracture
  • Cartilage tears
  • Cysts
  • Lacerations

Treatment options include, but are not limited to:

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Wrist Arthroscopy
  • Cyst Excisions
  • Fracture care
  • Tendon/Ligament Repair
  • Joint Replacement
  • Injection therapy
  • Physical/Occupational Therapy
  • Bracing