As a complex mechanical system of tendons, ligaments, nerves, and muscles attached to 27 bones, the hand is one of the most complex parts of your body. Your hands allow you to do a wide variety of tasks that involve strength and dexterity, including sports-related skills like swinging a bat and throwing a ball.
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The holiday season is far from the optimal time for any type of surgery, but thanks to the good folks at the Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center at Jefferson Health and Jefferson Methodist Hospital, Andrew Hoffman had a happy holiday, despite needing surgery. READ MORE HERE
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Dr. Stephanie Sweet- January 2019
Dr. Sweet from Philadelphia Hand 2 Shoulder Center discusses common issues including why your hand or arm may fall asleep at night. Plus, Alisa Frederico of Dressing Jane talks about how to still look stylish during winter and what new trends are emerging for Spring 2019! LISTEN HERE
For more than 45 years, the fellowship-trained physicians and therapists of Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center have provided surgical and non-surgical care and therapeutic rehabilitation for al injuries, conditions and diseases of the hand, wrist, arm, elbow and shoulder, including:
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Check out Dr. Thomas Gillon’s piece about preventing common winter injuries to hands, wrist, arms, elbows and shoulders that appeared in Bucks/Montgomery Physicians READ MORE HERE Read more “How to Prevent Common Winter Injuries to Hands, Wrist, Arms, Elbows and Shoulders”
See us featured on the cover of Chester County Life magazine, where we talk about celebrating the gift of restoration this holiday season! READ MORE HERE
Is shoulder pain slowing you down? Call 1-800-385-PHSC to make an appointment with Dr. Kenneth Kearns, a Board Certified Shoulder & Elbow Specialist. Dr. Kearns sees patients in our King of Prussia office (near the King of Prussia Mall), Havertown office, Willow Grove office, and Center City office.
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Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center executives, from left, Jennifer Kuruc, Dr. A. Lee Osterman and Andrew B. Cooney, at the practice’s King of Prussia location.
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PHSC Therapist Lauren DeTullio was quoted in an article about tools and techniques to keep crafters healthy in the latest issue Arthritis Today magazine. Crafty Solutions for putting your body weight to work.
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CBS Philly featured the inspirational story about our patient Bruce Goebel, who nearly severed his hand with a table saw. With his hand left with only minimal attachment Bruce was suddenly facing life as an amputee, but was given a second chance. Thanks to Board Certified Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon, Dr. Rowena McBeath, our elite specialized occupational hand therapists, and his own positive attitude and motivation, Bruce not only achieved his own successful recovery, but is committed to the success story of others as well.
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