Hand specialists at Akron General's Orthopaedic Institute are skilled in treating a broad range and complexity of orthopaedic concerns, including hand and wrist disorders, which can affect daily activities and routines, from typing on a keyboard to simply turning a doorknob.

At Akron General, our goal is to provide relief from the pain and limitations. Our experts are experienced in treating patients with congenital hand disorders, infections, rheumatic conditions and trauma injuries, including:

  • Arthritis of the hands and wrists
  • Bone cysts
  • Bone spurs
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Dupuytren's disease
  • Fingernail deformities
  • Hand trauma
  • Hand and wrist fractures
  • Inflammatory osteoarthritis
  • Mallet finger
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger finger
  • Wrist pain

Depending on your condition and needs, treatment may include medication, therapy or surgery or a combination. Our team will work with you and your family to outline the best course of treatment, whether surgical or not.

For additional information or to make an appointment, please call the Orthopaedic Institute at 330.344.BONE (2663).