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Hand & Microsurgery


The Area's Experts in Delicate Microsurgery

When your hands and wrists are functioning properly, it's easy to forget how much they help you do. But when you're experiencing pain, numbness or decreased mobility of your hands and wrists, the problems are hard to ignore . . . and they shouldn't be ignored. Without treatment, even minor problems can become chronic, disabling conditions.

Our Specialties

Trust the orthopedic professionals at Deaconess Hospital to provide careful diagnosis and expert treatment of:

  • Traumatic injuries, including fractures, tendon injuries, digit amputation, nerve lacerations and blood vessel lacerations
  • Workplace and overuse injuries, including carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger and ganglion cysts
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Congenital deformities

Treatment Options

We always consider conservative treatment options first. When necessary, our multidisciplinary team offers specialized surgical procedures, including:

  • Fracture fixation
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Trigger finger release
  • Ganglion excision
  • Total joint replacement
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Microsurgical repair of nerves and blood vessels, including skin and nerve grafts
  • Complex reconstruction of injured areas, including vascular and pedicle flaps 
  • Congenital abnormality repair
  • Amputation reconstructions