Our Services

Hand and Wrist

We offer one of Southern California's most respected hand specialists, which means here you'll find comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of injuries to the bones, tendons and nerves of the hand, wrist and forearm.

Our fellowship-trained orthopaedic hand surgeons routinely uses the newest advances in arthroscopic and microsurgical techniques to successfully treat nerve compression syndromes, arthritic conditions and traumatic injuries. We also offer today's most effective approaches to fracture care, joint replacement and tumor removal.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Open and arthroscopic carpal tunnel release
  • Microsurgical reconstruction, including free tissue (muscle or bone) transfer and the correction of congenital hand deformities
  • Arthroscopic treatment of joint loose bodies, arthritis, tendon injuries and fractures
  • Replantation and revascularization of amputated or injured parts, including microvascular free flap coverage
  • Joint replacement for treatment of arthritis of the elbow, wrist and fingers
  • Surgical treatment of benign and malignant tumors, including soft tissue and tumors of bone
  • Advanced fracture care, including the use of bone graft substitutes

Specialized Services

Hand Therapy

Therapy often plays an important role in the treatment or rehabilitation of a wide variety of hand and upper extremity injuries and conditions. Our patients benefit from highly experienced occupational and physical therapists who specialize in the successful rehabilitation of the hand, wrist and forearm.

Our certified hand therapists offer the experience, training and specialized skills necessary to help patients recover and regain function as quickly as possible. Located within the St. Jude Center for Rehabilitation and Wellness, our experts offer individualized treatment based on each patient's needs and goals.