Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center surgeons have pioneered advanced surgical techniques, devices and rehabilitation programs for patients who want to maximize function, minimize pain and achieve truly great results.

Your hand is a complex mechanical system of muscles, tendons and nerves anchored to 27 bones and 15 joints. It's a structure of incredible mobility and function. Injuries to your hand can be life-changing. Our expert care provides patients with the potential for maximum recovery.

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We offer expert diagnosis of injuries, chronic conditions and degenerative diseases related to the hand and wrist. We provide end-to-end care from sports-grade hand therapy to the most advanced surgical procedures (including reconstruction, transplants, minimally-invasive options and more).

Hand Surgery

Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center offers expert care for all finger, hand and wrist injuries. Our surgeons are specialists in treating chronic conditions and traumatic injuries, as well as performing complex microscopic nerve repairs, tendon transfers, and hand/finger replantations. In short, if it's being done, we're doing it. We are a leading national educator for advanced surgical techniques and patients routinely travel from across North America for consultation by our skilled team.

 

Types of Hand and Wrist Injuries

  • Acute hand injuries like fractures and sprains
  • Lacerations requiring stitches or microsurgery
  • Tendon inflammation (tendonitis)
  • Arthritis and arthritic joint pain (osteoarthritis)
  • Nerve compression (Carpal Tunnel Syndrome)
  • Congenital problems, growths or tumors (like Dupuytren’s disease)
  • Reconstruction of old injuries

Specific Hand and Wrist Conditions / Injuries

  • Arthritis
  • Baseball Finger
  • Basilar Joint Arthritis (Thumb)
  • Buckle Fractures
  • Carpal Avascular Necrosis
  • Carpal Instability
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Crush Injury
  • Cysts and Tumors
  • DeQuervain's Tendinitis
  • Dislocations
  • Distal Radial Ulnar Joint Injury (DRUJ)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Extensor Tendon Injuries
  • Flexor Tendon Injuries
  • Fractures
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Guyon's Canal Syndrome (Ulnar Nerve Entrapment)
  • Hook of Hamate Pain
  • Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome
  • Kienbock's Disease
  • Ligament Sprains / Strains / Tears
  • Mucous Cyst
  • Nailbed Injuries
  • Navicular Avascular Necrosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Tendinitis
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tear (TFCC)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Sprain / Strain
  • Wrist Synovitis