Houston Physicians' Hospital’s Hand Surgery
The hand and wrist specialists at Houston Physicians’ Hospital are specialized to diagnose and treat problems relating to the hand, wrist, and forearm. When a problem arises, care must be given to many different types of tissues and structures that make movement possible. Our hand surgeons’ specialized training allows them to address severe problems in the hand, wrist, and forearm by providing a diagnosis and performing surgeries when necessary. At Houston Physicians’ Hospital, we are dedicated to providing exceptional treatment, so our skilled specialists will create a comprehensive plan that’s right for you.
Types of Hand & Wrist Conditions
There is a wide variety of disorders and conditions that pertain to the hand, wrist, and forearm, such as:
Disorders affecting the hand, wrist, and forearm can be brought on by sports related injuries, blunt trauma, or even working in the office. The hand is complex and made up of various parts. The smallest repetitive movement or motions can eventually cause trauma that should be evaluated by a specialist.
- Carpel tunnel syndrome
- Congenital hand deformities
- Sports injuries
- Tennis elbow
- Wrist pain
Symptoms That Hand Surgery Can Treat
Hand surgery may be able to treat the following symptoms:
- Pain or weakness in the fingers or hand
- Limited range of motion of the hand, wrist, or forearm
- Locking of the wrist
- Difficulty grasping items
While some hand problems can be treated at home, those with severe symptoms should seek the help of a hand and wrist specialist.
Certified Hand Surgery In Webster
Houston Physicians’ Hospital’s hand specialists go above and beyond. Each specialist has received specialized training in the treatment of hand problems, in addition to their board-certified specialty training in orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, or general surgery. Our hand specialists also have expertise in the treatment and management of problems relating to the elbow, arm, and shoulder. We combine our highly trained team with a friendly environment to provide our patients with the best possible care.