Injuries and conditions commonly treated

Injuries and conditions commonly treated by this specialist service include:

  • Fractured bones
    • Surgically repaired eg with pins plates or wires
    • Conservatively managed(link to fracture management)
  • Tendon injuries
    • Tendon repairs (hyperlink to Tendon Management page)
    • Tendon transfers
    • Mallet deformities (hyperlink to mallet finger page)
    • Boutonniere deformities
    • Swan neck deformities
  • Nerve injuries
    • Nerve repairs
    • Nerve compression syndromes eg carpal tunnel syndrome (hyperlink to CTS page)
  • Small joint injuries
    • Ligament injuries
    • Volar plate injuries (hyperlink to volar plate leaflet)
    • Dislocations(hyperlink to dislocation leaflet)
  • Joint replacements and fusions
  • Dupuytren’s disease(hyperlink to dupuytren’s leaflet)
  • Trigger finger
  • Burns
  • Joint contractures and stiffness
  • Scars
    • Raised scars
    • Hypersensitive scars
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Joint instabilities
  • Arthritis
  • Congenital hand deformities
  • Painful hand and forearm conditions (including complex regional pain syndrome)