UI Hospitals and Clinics

Orthopedic Hand & Wrist Clinic

The University of Iowa Orthopedic Hand & Wrist clinic has a long tradition of patient care supported by research that ensures that our surgeons are always using the most current techniques. Our services include:

  • The latest technologies and diagnostic approaches
  • Orthopedic specialists with expertise in conditions that affect hand and wrist function and the surgeries to correct them
  • Treatments and therapies tailored just for you
  • Follow-up care and information to help you keep your hands and wrists healthy and pain-free

As part of Iowa’s only nationally ranked orthopedic program, our physicians address a wide range of conditions involving the hand and wrist, from primary carpal tunnel surgery to more complex surgeries such as wrist replacement, hand reconstruction, and limb salvage and replantation.

Our hand and wrist team is committed to providing personalized care aimed at relieving your pain and restoring function, so you can get back to living your normal life again.

Conditions and Services

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Distal radioulnar joint instability
  • Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Hand and upper-arm fractures
  • Hand and wrist arthritis
  • Nerve compression
  • Upper-arm ligament and tendon injuries
  • Upper-arm nerve injury and repair
  • Ganglion cysts
  • Tumors of the hand and wrist
  • Vascular disease or circulatory disturbances of the hand

Care Team

Physician Assistant

Physician, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation

Physician, Surgery