Shoulder, Arm & Hand

Hand and Wrist

hand and wrist painHand and wrist pain can occur for many reasons.  Leading causes of hand and wrist pain, stiffness, numbness, and movement restriction can be arthritis, injury, and repetitive movement from sports or work related activities.

Our physicians at Bone & Joint Clinic are experts in diagnosing and treating a various range of hand and wrist conditions including carpal tunnel syndrome.  Our patients benefit from the experience of our orthopedic surgeons from initial treatment throughout rehabilitation.

Injuries/Conditions of the Hand

  • Amputations of the fingers and hand
  • Extensor tendon injuries
  • Fractures and dislocations of the fingers, hand, and wrist
  • Wrist ligament injury
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Chronic wrist pain
  • Dupuytren’s disease
  • Ganglion cysts of the hand and wrist
  • Hand contracture, pain, stiffness
  • Nerve compression syndromes
  • Rheumatoid and osteoarthritis of the hand
  • Thumb arthritis
  • Thumb pain
  • Trigger finger
  • Tumors of the hand
  • Ulnar neuropathy

Surgical Procedures

  • Wrist fracture repair
  • Trigger finger release
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Dupuytren’s excision
  • De Quervain’s release
  • Tendon interposition arthroplasty for arthritis at the base of the thumb

Non-Surgical Procedures

  • Physical therapy
  • Injections

Elbow and Shoulder

hand injuryShoulder and elbow pain can occur for many reasons. Arthritis, injury, and repetitive motions, such as those used during sports or work-related activities are leading causes of shoulder or elbow pain, stiffness, and movement restriction.

The physicians at Bone & Joint Clinic are expert at diagnosing and treating a full range of shoulder and elbow conditions.  Patients will benefit from various treatment options including activity modification, physical therapy, injections, or surgical intervention from initial treatment and throughout rehabilitation.

Injuries/Conditions of the Shoulder and Elbow

  • AC (acromioclavicular) joint arthritis
  • Arthritis resulting from an injury
  •  Arthritis with non-reparable rotator cuff tear
  • Biceps tendonitis
  • Burners and stingers
  • Collar bone (clavicle) fracture
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Degenerative conditions of the shoulder
  • Dislocated shoulder
  • Elbow bursitis
  • Elbow fracture
  • Elbow injury
  • Elbow tendonitis
  • Fracture of the shoulder
  • Frozen shoulder
  • General shoulder pain
  • Glenoid labrum tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Radial head fracture
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Rotator cuff disease
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Shoulder impingement syndrome
  • Shoulder instability
  • Shoulder separation
  • SLAP tear (superior labrum from anterior to posterior tear)
  • Tennis elbow
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment

Surgical Procedures

  • Arthroscopic AC (acromioclavicular) joint separation repair
  • Arthroscopic Bankart repair
  • Arthroscopic capsular plication
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
  • Biceps tenodesis
  • Distal clavicle excision
  • Glenohumeral debridement
  • Mini-open rotator cuff repair
  • ORIF for proximal humerus fracture
  • Reverse total shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder arthroscopy and debridement
  • Shoulder arthroscopy and decompression
  • Shoulder arthroscopy and distal clavicle excision
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder resurfacing
  • Total shoulder replacement

Non-Surgical Procedures

  • Physical therapy
  • Injections
  • Bracing