Services & Specialties
The workings of your hands and arms are complex. For example, did you know that your wrist joint alone is made up of eight different bones?
Experience and Expertise
The Hand, Wrist and Elbow Division at OrthoMaryland brings state-of-the-art diagnosis, treatment and care for upper extremity disorders. Sub-specialty trained and board certified physicians and their support staff use state-of-the-art procedures to diagnose, manage and correct conditions which can literally run from the fingertips to the elbow.
Treatment of the hand, wrist and elbow is a highly specialized field that deals with a broad set of conditions and symptoms. Whether you are experiencing pain from a chronic condition, such as arthritis, or perhaps an injury, you can rely on the experts at OrthoMaryland. When surgery is indicated, advanced and minimally invasive procedures are usually performed on an outpatient basis and without a hospital stay. Additionally, our team offers certified hand therapists to support patient’s post-surgery, resulting in the best outcomes possible.
Specifically, we treat a wide range of orthopedic conditions that include:
- Tendon problems such as tennis elbow, acute sports injuries and tendon lacerations
- Trauma and fractures of bones from the elbow to the small bones in the hand
- Correction of arthritis and its deformities
- Nerve compression conditions including carpal tunnel syndrome
- Nerve injuries
For additional orthopaedic information about hands and the upper extremities, visit the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.