Seek Treatment for Wrist Injuries at Hand Surgery Specialists of Texas in Houston
Wrist injuries often occur from a sudden trauma, such as falling on an outstretched hand, or from repetitive stress placed on the wrist, such as typing on a computer for work every day. At Hand Surgery Specialists of Texas, located throughout Houston, TX, our physicians see and treat both of these types of wrist injuries quite frequently and are well-equipped to provide you with the treatment you need to find relief from your wrist problems.
Countless residents of Houston, TX, have visited Hand Surgery Specialists of Texas to seek treatment for many types of wrist injuries, including:
- Ligament and tendon injuries – Wrist sprains occur when a ligament tears either partially or fully, whereas tendonitis describes inflammation of the tendons.
- Bone injuries – A broken wrist, such as a distal radius fracture, occurs when a bone in the wrist area breaks or fractures.
- Carpal tunnel syndrome – The carpal tunnel is a nerve pathway in the wrist that can compress the nerve if the space narrows from repeated stress.
These types of injuries, and other ailments, can cause pain, swelling, stiffness, and other symptoms that affect wrist comfort. When you notice such symptoms, seeking specialized treatment from a hand specialist can help ensure you receive proper and effective treatment. The physicians at Hand Surgery Specialists of Texas are skilled in the latest and most advanced treatment options currently available, including minimally invasive techniques and no-stitch procedures.
If you would like to schedule an appointment at Hand Surgery Specialists of Texas, contact us today. We treat all types of wrist injuries and hand ailments for residents throughout the greater Houston, TX, area.