Hand and Orthopedic Upper Extremity Program
Diagnosis and Treatment
The Hand and Orthopedic Upper Extremity Program provides comprehensive care to children and adolescents with congenital or acquired hand and upper extremity problems, including:
Advanced techniques of fracture and microsurgical care for complex fractures and soft tissue (skin, nerve, tendons, muscles, ligaments and blood vessel) injuries to the hand and upper extremity.
Post-traumatic reconstruction of complex injuries.
Care for the hand and upper extremity benign and malignant tumors working closely with the Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Program.
Comprehensive care for acute and chronic sports related injuries to the hand and upper extremity.
Emergency and urgent care for a wide array of complex fractures, and soft tissue injuries to the hand and upper extremity as a member of Children's Level I Trauma Center.
- Consultation and surgical care for children and young adults with neuromuscular disorders such as cerebral palsy and arthrogryposis in conjunction with the Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy.