Hand and Wrist

handwristThe hand and wrist are complicated parts of the body. When you have hand pain, wrist pain, or have suffered an injury, you want a doctor who is highly experienced with problems like yours, and that is what you will find at GIKK Ortho Specialists.

The hand surgeons at GIKK Ortho Specialists are fellowship-trained, which means they have taken additional training in hand and wrist beyond their medical and orthopedic specialty training. These surgeons have exceptional understanding of every part of the hand and wrist, down to the microscopic workings of blood vessels and nerves. With 80-95% of each surgeon’s cases focused on hand and wrist, and extra training and research, you can expect that they have seen everything from simple to complex hand and wrist problems.

So from hand arthritis, carpal tunnel, workers’ comp injuries to wrist sprains, GIKK will help you find relief from your hand or wrist pain.

Learn more about GIKK Ortho Specialists’ hand surgeons.

Frequently Treated Hand and Wrist Problems and Conditions:

  • Arthritis
  • Boxer’s Fracture
  • Broken Bones
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Colles Fracture
  • Complex Nerve Problems
  • Congenital Abnormalities & Deformities
  • DeQuervain’s Tenosynovitis
  • Dupuytren’s Disease
  • Finger Dislocations
  • Finger Fracture
  • Ganglion cysts
  • Hand Fractures
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand Tendonitis
  • Hand Trauma
  • Joint Contractures
  • Kienbock’s Disease
  • Mallet Finger
  • Overuse Conditions
  • Raynaud’s Disease
  • Sports-Related Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Trigger Finger
  • Workers Comp & Occupational Injuries
  • Wrist Fractures
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprains & Strains
  • Wrist Tendonitis


Hand and Wrist Treatments and Procedures:

We understand that the decision of having hand surgery or wrist surgery is not a decision you take lightly.  That’s why we take a conservative approach to care, offering both surgical and non-surgical treatments, including:

  • Arthritis Care and Treatment
  • Cyst Removal
  • DeQuervain’s Release
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand & Wrist Arthroscopy
  • Joint Replacement
  • Ligament Repair
  • Microsurgical Flap Procedures
  • Microvasular Surgery
  • Nerve Repair
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Tendon Repair
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Non-surgical treatments such as splints, casts, exercise and strength building programs, pain management, and rehabilitative therapy


Please click on the links below to learn more about the anatomy of the hand and wrist, as well the procedure you are considering.

You are encouraged to discuss any issues of concern prior to testing or surgery, thus helping to ease any anxiety you may feel and giving you an active role in the healing process.

For additional resources on hand and wrist care, please visit our Resource page.