Hand and Elbow

The First State Orthopaedics Hand and Elbow Center is comprised of specially trained surgeons who are leaders in the development of upper extremity advances and includes 2 surgeons who are Fellowship-trained in Hand Surgery. Both of our Fellowship-trained Hand Surgeons are regularly listed as Top Docs in Hand Surgery by Delaware Today. Our team of renowned surgeons are experts in the surgical and nonsurgical treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, occupational trauma, fractures, tennis elbow, congenital abnormalities, sports-related injuries, and nerve compression problems.

For your convenience, many of the prescribed surgical procedures can be performed on a convenient outpatient basis at our state-of-the-art surgery center.

Our physicians are dedicated to restoring function and help patients return to the normal, healthy, and active lifestyles they deserve.

Frequently Treated Problems:

  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Abnormalities
  • Dislocations
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fractures
  • Joint Contractures
  • Nerve Compression Problems
  • Nerve Repair
  • Occupational Trauma
  • Sports Related Injuries
  • Strains/Sprains
  • Tendonitis
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Elbow Instability

Our Services:

  • Elbow Replacement
  • Endoscopic Surgery
  • Fracture Repair
  • Joint Implant Surgery
  • Microsurgical Flap Procedures
  • Radial Head Replacement
  • Reconstructive Surgery



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