Wrist

The Dr.'s at the Center of Orthopedic Excellence use minimally invasive diagnosis and treatment techniques for injuries and conditions of the wrist, leading to less pain, shorter recovery times and greater mobility during recovery.

Common Injuries:
Distal Ulnar & Radial Fractures
Arthritis of the Wrist
Tendinitis
Ganglion (Cyst) of the Wrist
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Sprains
Wrist Arthroscopy for Triangular Fibrocartilage Repair

Procedures Performed:
Arthroscopy of the Wrist & Hand
Wrist Instability Surgery - Open
Wrist Instability Surgery - Arthroscopic
Arthroscopically-Assisted Repair of Wrist Fractures
Arthroscopic Removal of Cysts About the Wrist
Arthroscopically-Assisted Limited Wrist Fusion
Arthroscopic Ulnar Shortening
Minimally Invasive Carpal Tunnel Release
Triangular Fibrocartilage Debridement & Repair
Arthroscopic Wrist Debridement
Arthroscopic STT Joint Debridement
Hand & Wrist Fusions
Arthroscopic Radial Styloidectomy
Arthroscopic CMC Joint Debridement & Hemitrapezectomy

Did You Know?
Chronic wrist pain is not always arthritis or carpal tunnel syndrome The cartilage of the wrist can become worn or torn just like that of the knee, and cartilage generally heals more slowly than other tissues of the body because it does not contain blood vessels.