Hand & Wrist Specialist
Hand & Wrist Injury Care in Knoxville & Athens, TN
Our hands and wrists are essential extremities that help us carry out our everyday tasks. Whether you’re cooking dinner for your family, picking up your children to play, or writing notes for a course at school, your hands and wrists are assisting you every step of the way. However, when the hands and wrists are injured, your overall quality of life can begin to suffer.
The expert orthopedic specialists at OrthoKnox take the time and care needed to ensure you get an accurate diagnosis for your hand or wrist condition before developing the personalized treatment plan you need to return to your pre-injury state. When you trust the professionals at OrthoKnox, you can rest assured you’re getting the highest-quality, comprehensive care.
Common Hand & Wrist Conditions
There are several reasons why you may be feeling discomfort in your hands and wrists. These conditions can be caused by traumatic injury, sports injury, chronic illness, or simple overuse. At OrthoKnox, our specialists see a wide range of hand and wrist conditions each day, including the following:
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Dupuytren’s contracture
- De Quervain’s tendonitis
- Ganglion cysts
- Trigger finger
The list above is by no means comprehensive. We understand that everyone’s condition is unique to their lifestyle and circumstances, which is why we provide tailored treatment plans to each one of our individual patients based on their specific needs. If you’re unsure which condition is causing your discomfort, we encourage you to come in and see one of the expert providers at our practice at your earliest convenience.
Treatment for Your Hand & Wrist Condition
When it comes to getting treatment for your hand and wrist condition – whether it be from an injury or wear and tear from use over the years – you want to ensure you’re getting high-quality care from a provider you can truly trust. The orthopedic physicians at OrthoKnox specialize in the treatment of a wide range of orthopedic conditions and develop individualized treatment plans based on each patient’s specific needs and lifestyles.
When possible, our specialists try to avoid invasive and extensive surgical procedures. Instead, we opt for minimally invasive or non-invasive treatments such as physical therapy. In the event you do need surgery to correct a condition, our doctors are expertly trained in arthroscopic surgery. This cutting-edge technique utilizes an advanced camera system to guide our surgeons while performing their surgeries, allowing for fewer and smaller incision sites and a quicker recovery period for the patient.
Orthopedic Specialists Near Me
Don’t let your hand and wrist pain get in the way of your ability to live life to the fullest. Instead, call OrthoKnox today at (865) 251-3030 or request an appointment online for the highest quality orthopedic care available in Knoxville, Tennessee. If you have any questions about your condition or would like to learn more about it, please view our extensive patient education library.