What to Do When You Dislocate a Finger

Published on September 29, 2017

You have probably watched a scene in a TV show or movie where they fix a dislocated body part by popping it back in to place. Although these scenes make dislocations seem like they are simple to fix, a dislocate

Correcting a Hand Neuroma Caused by a Laceration

Published on August 25, 2017

Trauma to the hands by laceration can cause significant nerve damage. Nerve damage can create a feeling of weakness and numbness in the hand as well as significant pain. If the laceration is severe, the entire nerve can be severed,

Tendon Injuries in the Hands

Published on July 28, 2017

Inside of each of our hands is a complex structure composed of various tissues that all must work properly and in unison for our hands to function. The tendons are a key component of this structure. They are the bands

Do Your Hands Feel Numb or Weak?

Published on June 22, 2017

Our hands are an integral part of our daily lives. We use them to get ready in the morning, to get work done, and to do everyday chores and activities. That is why it is important that you see a

Treatment Options for Arthritis

Published on May 26, 2017
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Arthritis is one of the most common conditions that affects the normal function of the hands. It is a degenerative condition that hinders the functionality of the joints in the hand and can cause progressive stiffness and pain in one

Diagnosing the Severity of Your Hand or Wrist Fracture

Published on April 28, 2017

Hand and wrist fractures are some of the most common fractures experienced by people of all age groups. A large number of people will experience a finger fracture, hand fracture, or distal radius fracture in their lifetime. If these injuries

When to Seek Treatment for a Ganglion Cyst

Published on March 23, 2017

A ganglion cyst is a small non-cancerous lump that often forms on the joints and tendons of the hands and wrists. In most cases, a ganglion cyst causes no pain or discomfort and can clear up on its own without

How does carpal tunnel surgery affect my ability to type? The answer may surprise you!

Published on March 1, 2017
Carpal tunnel syndrome is the most common nerve compression disorder of the upper extremity. For many patients, when conservative measures fail a carpal tunnel release procedure is necessary. However, many patients like yourself may wonder how is this going to affect my function after

Are You Experiencing Hand Pain While Writing?

Published on February 24, 2017

Have you been experiencing any hand pain while writing, opening jars, or turning door handles? This can be a sign of a very common form of arthritis known as basilar joint arthritis. Basilar joint arthritis occurs in the joint in

What Is Trigger Finger?

Published on January 27, 2017

There are a lot of parts in the hand that can become damaged, including the sheath that covers the tendons in your fingers. When this sheath becomes inflamed and swollen, it causes a condition called stenosing tenosynovitis, more commonly known

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