What to Expect After Hand Surgery

What to Expect After Hand Surgery

Hand surgery can be a scary thing to face, especially when it comes to the unknowns of post-op expectations. A great way to ease your mind is by doing some research so you can prepare yourself for what will happen after you have hand surgery. Here is a simple...
A Handy Guide to The Most Common Hand Procedures: Part Three

A Handy Guide to The Most Common Hand Procedures: Part Three

Dupuytren’s Contracture Dupuytren’s contracture is a hand deformity, usually developed over the span of a few years. It is a relatively common problem found mostly in men, but can also be developed by women. It often begins as the thickening of the skin on the palm of...
Most Important Things You Need to Know Before Having Hand Surgery

Most Important Things You Need to Know Before Having Hand Surgery

Undergoing any kind of surgery can be an extremely stressful thing, especially if you have not done your research. Fear not, as there are certain steps you can take to ease that stress, set yourself up to have a basic understanding of what lies ahead of you, and...
A Handy Guide to the Most Common Hand Procedures: Part Two

A Handy Guide to the Most Common Hand Procedures: Part Two

Skin flaps and grafts Skin grafts replace or attach skin to an area where it is missing. Whether it be covering a finger that was amputated or a burn injury, the procedure is done by using a piece of healthy skin from another area of the body, which is called a donor...
A Handy Guide to the Most Common Hand Procedures: Part One

A Handy Guide to the Most Common Hand Procedures: Part One

When you hear the words “hand surgery” many different things may come to mind. This is a general term that refers to the many different types of hand procedures. The goal of these procedures is often to restore functionality, while also trying to preserve the...