Scope of practice
At our Adams Street location in Chicago, our expert team is equipped to address a wide range of upper extremity conditions, from common injuries to complex reconstructive surgeries:
- 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, 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: Management of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis affecting the joints of the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder.
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Specialized care for the compression of the median nerve in the wrist, causing pain, numbness, and weakness in the hand.
- Sports Injuries: Comprehensive evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation for upper extremity injuries caused by sports activities.
- Microvascular Surgery: Advanced surgical techniques for complex upper extremity reconstruction and revascularization.
We are committed to delivering personalized care and helping you achieve the best possible outcomes for your hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder health. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and benefit from our specialized expertise.