Pediatric Care for the Hand and Upper Extremity
The Orthopedic Center's Hand and Orthopedic Upper Extremity Program provides comprehensive care for infants, children and adolescents with a wide range of complex hand and upper limb conditions (shoulder, arm, elbow, and wrist).
With more than 3,500 pediatric visits, and over 700 surgical procedures performed each year, our team of surgeons, nurses, hand therapists and prosthetists, is one of the most experienced in the country. In addition, our experts specialize in caring for children with brachial plexus birth palsies.
We provide multidisciplinary care involving occupational and physical therapy, splinting, casting and reconstructive surgeries for the following conditions:
- soft tissue and microvascular
- traumatic or post-traumatic
- tumors: benign and malignant
For more information about our services, or to schedule an appointment or consultation, please call 617-355-6021.
For families residing outside of the United States, please call Boston Children's International Health Services 1-617-355-5209.