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Tendon Injuries in the Hands

Published on July 28, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

The Most Common Cause of Pediatric Hand Injuries

Published on December 22, 2016
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Parents never want to see their children get hurt. From the moment they are born, children become the priority. Hand injuries and anomalies can be a huge detriment to a child’s quality of life. Because of the energetic nature of

Don’t Delay – Get Tendon Repair Today!

Published on December 18, 2016

Tendons are the cords that connect your arms muscles to the bones of your hand, allowing for the movement of joints. Despite the precise nature of our hands and the intricacy of all of the parts involved, many people don’t

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