Hand/Wrist/Elbow

Wrist Fractures

Wrist Fractures

The wrist is comprised of two bones in the forearm, the radius and ulna, and eight tiny carpal bones in the palm. The bones meet to form multiple large and small joints. A wrist fracture refers to a break in one or more of these bones. Types of wrist fracture include:...

read more
Elbow Fractures

Elbow Fractures

What are Elbow Fractures? Three bones, the humerus, radius and ulna, make up the elbow joint. Elbow fractures may occur from trauma, resulting from various reasons; a fall on an outstretched arm, a direct blow to the elbow, or an abnormal twist to the joint beyond its...

read more
Tennis Elbow

Tennis Elbow

What is Tennis Elbow? Tennis elbow is the common name used for the elbow condition called lateral epicondylitis. It is an overuse injury that causes inflammation of the tendons that attach to the bony prominence on the outside of the elbow (lateral epicondyle). It is...

read more

Hand Therapy

Hand therapy is a rehabilitation technique recommended to improve the strength and restore functional activity of hands in patients with upper extremity injuries. Hand therapy also helps in preventing injury. Hand therapy, based on the rehabilitation program or...

read more
Elbow Arthroscopy

Elbow Arthroscopy

What is Elbow Arthroscopy? Elbow arthroscopy, also referred to as keyhole or minimally invasive surgery, is performed through tiny incisions to evaluate and treat several elbow conditions. Elbow Anatomy The elbow is a complex hinge joint formed by the articulation of...

read more
Tennis Elbow Surgery

Tennis Elbow Surgery

What is Tennis Elbow? Tennis elbow, also called lateral epicondylitis, is a painful condition occurring from repeated muscle contractions in the forearm that leads to inflammation and micro-tears in the tendons that attach to the lateral epicondyle. The lateral...

read more