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The Many Advantages of Wide Awake Hand Surgery (WALANT)

Would you raise an eyebrow at the thought of staying awake during hand surgery? The fact is, more and more surgeons are praising the benefits of using local anesthesia for hand surgery. Read on to find out why it’s growing in popularity.

Jan 1st, 2020
What to Expect When Undergoing Shoulder Replacement Surgery

If your shoulder has severe arthritis or joint damage from an injury, shoulder replacement surgery can relieve your pain and help you maintain an active lifestyle. Read on to learn about shoulder replacement surgery from start to finish.

Dec 1st, 2019
4 Remedies for Elbow Injuries to Try Before Surgery

An elbow injury can make it difficult or impossible to enjoy your favorite activities or perform your work. If you have an elbow injury, don’t ignore the pain. Find out about the nonsurgical options available to heal your injury and relieve pain.

Nov 1st, 2019
Bilateral (Both Wrists) Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Surgery

Bilateral (both sides) endoscopic carpal tunnel release surgery is safe and effective and allows for independent return to activities of daily living, light work and hobbies with shorter recovery times than unilateral (one side) staged surgery

Oct 9th, 2019
When is Surgery Necessary for Relieving Carpal Tunnel Pain?

Carpal tunnel syndrome is an extreme condition that limits hand function, causing pain in the wrist, hand, and fingers. It doesn’t go away on its own and only gets worse over time. Find out when to consider surgery for lasting relief.

Sep 26th, 2019