Tips for Preventing Sports Injuries in Kids and Teens
An estimated 30 to 50 million children participate in youth sports each year. This is great news, as sports can increase physical fitness, boost self-esteem, strengthen problem-solving skills, and
Reconstructive Arm Elbow Surgery
What is it?
When is it performed?
What is reconstructive arm elbow surgery?
Reconstructive arm elbow surgery is a procedure that restores the function and appearance of the arm elbow after
Reconstructive Hand Surgery
What is Reconstructive Hand Surgery?
Reconstructive hand surgery a common procedure needed to relieve pain in the hand or restore function r improve appearance of the hand after injury,
Reconstructive Wrist Surgery
What is Reconstructive Wrist Surgery?
Reconstructive wrist surgery is needed when trauma, a development abnormality or disease has led to pain or limitation of function.
What is replantation?
Replantation is the reattachment of a completely severed body part. Most commonly the severed part is a finger, hand, forearm or arm. Other areas that have been reattached
Arthritis Surgery in Hands Wrists and Elbows
What is arthritis surgery?
Arthritis surgery consists of a synovectomy procedure in which the joint is cleaned of inflammation, a joint arthroplasty where the joint is replaced, and an arthrodesis
Joint Replacement in Hands, Wrists and Elbows
What is joint replacement?
Joint replacement is a procedure that involves replacing a joint with an artificial joint made of a metal such as titanium in the wrist and elbow or the fingers using
What is wrist arthroscopy?
Wrist arthroscopy is a minimally invasive procedure in which a lighted tube less than 2mm in diameter connected to a camera is placed into the wrist joint. This camera
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