HAND, WRIST, ARM & ELBOW

The hand and wrist are made up of a complicated network of bones, tendons, muscles, ligaments, nerves and blood vessels. Wrist and hand problems are common and can result in pain, numbness, loss of movement and impaired function. Common hand and wrist issues include carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, ganglion cysts, fractures, trigger finger and traumatic injuries to ligaments, tendons and bones. Because of the complexity of the hand and wrist, injuries and diseases must be treated very carefully to maintain normal function. 

The elbow joint is made up of bone, cartilage, ligaments and fluid. Muscles and tendons help the elbow joint move. Many things can make your elbow hurt, including tendinitis , an inflammation or injury to the tendons that attach muscle to bone. Other causes of elbow pain include sprains, strains, fractures, dislocations, bursitis and arthritis . Learn More.

At OPA, the goal of treatment is to restore pain-free function and allow you to return to normal activities as soon as possible. OPA is fortunate to have a team of leading hand specialists, including Dr. Marc Kornmesser, Dr. Owen Ala and Dr. Christopher Manion. All three surgeons have extensive experience in the highly skilled and precise surgical techniques required to treat hand and wrist problems effectively.

Hand, Wrist, Arm & Elbow Care Providers:

 Marc J. Kornmesser, M.D.

 Owen L. Ala, M.D.

 Cal Heald, MPAS, PA-C       
 Christopher J. Manion, M.D.     
 Jennifer Amstadter PA-C  
 Colin Hickenlooper, PA-C
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