specializing in advanced surgical care of hand, wrist, and elbow injuries and conditions

Keep your hands safe this gardening season

April showers bring May flowers and for many of us that means getting to work in our gardens. While a day spent in the garden can be a relaxing activity it is important to take proper precautions to help prevent potential and often serious hand injuries. The American Society for Surgery of the Hand report […]

Skier’s Thumb

Although the ski season has gotten off to a slow start it is inevitable that the snow packed mountains will soon be occupied by delighted winter enthusiasts. Both the avid and novice skiers alike are susceptible to a variety of injuries. One common injury associated with a fall on an outstretched hand is an injury […]

Wrist Fractures and Treatment

Wrist Fractures As we begin to undeck the halls and unwrap the gifts maybe you or someone you know was the recipient of the “hot” Christmas gift this year, a hover board.   While these devices have stirred some controversy there is no denying that they bring lots of fun, excitement, and not to mention an […]

HANDling the Holidays

It’s that time of year, we are making our lists and checking them twice. Our gift to you is some “handy” advice. The busyness of the holidays can stress not only our budgets but often our hands as well. “Tis the season for wrapping, baking, shopping and decorating. Many of these activities are repetitive and […]

Thanksgiving Hand Safety

Shorter days and cooler temperatures are signs that Fall is in full-swing and the holidays are quickly approaching. As we prepare to kick off the holiday season, nothing says Thanksgiving like family, food, and football. To make sure we enjoy this time of year it is important to keep safety in mind during holiday preparations. […]