Leading specialists for hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder injuries in Alsip

Hand to Shoulder Associates is proud to deliver specialized care to the vibrant community of Alsip. As the premier destination for upper extremity care, we provide exceptional treatment for hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder injuries. Our highly skilled physicians are dedicated to delivering the highest standard of care, ensuring you receive personalized attention and expert treatment for various conditions.

HSA Alsip now located at:

11921 S Cicero Ave
Alsip, IL 60803

(847) 956-0099

Michael I. Vender, MD

Expert care by board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians

When you choose HSA in Alsip, you can rest assured knowing that our physicians are board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and fellowship-trained in the sub-specialty of upper extremity and microvascular surgery. With their extensive training and experience, our physicians are among the top orthopedics and microvascular surgery experts, offering comprehensive care for the full scope of upper extremity injuries and conditions. Trust their expertise to provide the highest specialized care tailored to your unique needs.

Same-day appointments

We understand the importance of timely care, especially regarding upper extremity injuries. That is why we offer same-day appointments. When you schedule your appointment with us, a board-certified, fellowship-trained physician will see you. We prioritize your care by ensuring that it is with a specialist and that you receive prompt attention from an expert rather than a physician's assistant or another mid-level provider.

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Compassionate care in a comfortable environment

At Hand to Shoulder Associates, we believe in providing compassionate care beyond medical expertise. We treat every patient with kindness, friendliness, and respect. Your well-being is our top priority, and we strive to create a comfortable and compassionate environment where you will receive world-class care.

Our dedicated professionals are committed to supporting you throughout your treatment journey, ensuring that you feel cared for, informed, and empowered every step of the way.

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A history of excellence in upper extremity care

HSA has a longstanding reputation for excellence in upper extremity care. We have become a renowned center of excellence with our dedication to advancing patient care and embracing cutting-edge technologies. Our commitment to delivering innovative treatments and exceptional outcomes has made us a trusted name in the field of orthopedics and microvascular surgery.

Our specialists at HSA in Alsip

Our board-certified specialists at HSA have made significant contributions to the industry and are at the forefront of advancements in upper extremity care. With their expertise and dedication, we continue to set new standards of excellence in treating hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder conditions. Whether you require treatment for fractures, dislocations, tendon injuries, nerve conditions, or any other upper extremity concern, our team is here to provide exceptional care and support throughout your recovery journey.

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Our scope of practice: HSA Alsip

At HSA in Alsip, we specialize in a comprehensive scope of upper extremity care, which includes diagnosis, treatment, and management of various conditions affecting the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. Our scope of practice includes:

  • Fractures: Treatment for wrist fractures, hand fractures, fractures of the upper arm (humerus), and forearm (radius and ulna).
  • Dislocations: Management of shoulder, elbow, and finger joint dislocations.
  • Tendon Injuries: Diagnosis and treatment of tendonitis, tendon tears, and conditions such as tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) and golfer's elbow (medial epicondylitis).
  • Nerve Injuries: Specialized care for carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome, and radial nerve injuries.
  • Ligament Sprains: Treatment of wrist sprains, elbow sprains, and ligament injuries in the hand and fingers.
  • Rotator Cuff Tears: Evaluation and management of partial or complete tears of the rotator cuff tendons in the shoulder.
  • Labral Tears: Diagnosis and treatment of tears in the labrum, the ring of cartilage in the shoulder joint.
  • Bursitis: Relief for inflammation of the bursae, which are the fluid-filled sacs that cushion the joints.
  • Trigger Finger: Expert care for the condition causing the finger or thumb to get stuck in a bent position.
  • Arthritis: The management of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis affecting the hand, wrist, and shoulder joints.
  • Sports Injuries: Comprehensive evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation for upper extremity injuries caused by sports activities, including bruises, strains, sprains, tendon injuries, joint injuries, and fractures.
  • Microvascular Surgery: Expertise in microvascular surgery techniques for complex upper extremity reconstruction and revascularization.
  • Hand and Wrist Conditions: Diagnosis and treatment of conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, Dupuytren's contracture, and De Quervain's tenosynovitis.
  • Elbow Conditions: Evaluation and management of conditions such as tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, cubital tunnel syndrome, and elbow arthritis.
  • Shoulder Conditions: Specialized care for conditions such as rotator cuff tears, labral tears, shoulder impingement, frozen shoulder, and shoulder arthritis.
  • Pediatric Upper Extremity Care: Dedicated treatment for upper extremity conditions in children, including congenital abnormalities, fractures, and developmental disorders.
  • Sports Injuries: Comprehensive evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation for upper extremity injuries caused by sports activities, including bruises, strains, sprains, tendon injuries, joint injuries, and fractures.

With our specialized expertise, advanced diagnostic techniques, and comprehensive treatment options, we can help you regain optimal function and mobility and restore your comfort and quality of life. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and experience our commitment to exceptional care.

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Experience the HSA difference

When you choose HSA in Alsip, you select a practice dedicated to excellence, specialized expertise, and patient-centered care. We are committed to providing the highest quality care, utilizing the latest diagnostic techniques and treatment protocols. Our goal is to help you regain optimal function and health in your upper extremities, enabling you to live life to the fullest.

Schedule an appointment with our expert physicians at HSA in Alsip today and experience the difference in our exceptional care. Trust in our expertise to address your upper extremity condition or injury for pain relief, restored mobility and function and improved overall quality of life.

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