UI Hospitals and Clinics

Hand and Wrist Care Clinic

The hands are critical to nearly every activity of daily living. Diminished function of the hand and wrist may result from injury, arthritis or diseases of the surrounding tissues.

Our experts provide complete care for patients with injuries, deformities and acquired conditions affecting the upper extremity, including:

  • Congenital abnormalities
  • Arthritis
  • Peripheral nerve problems

We offer patient-focused care and specialized surgical services including:

  • Primary carpal tunnel surgery  
  • Wrist and elbow reconstruction
  • Hand reconstruction procedures
  • Limb salvage/replantation
  • Congenital abnormalities
  • Arthritis
  • Peripheral nerve problems

Certified hand therapists provide or supervise the care to patients with acute, chronic and post-surgical hand and upper extremity conditions using techniques that include:

  • Static/dynamic splinting
  • Exercise
  • Job modification modalities

Care Team

Physician Assistant

Physician, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation