From the treatment of trauma in ancient times to the creation of the Thomas splint and X-ray in the 18th century to the advanced technology of today, innovation and invention have been key forces in the evolution of orthopedics. Advances in surgical techniques and equipment, coupled with proven treatments, provide new opportunities for orthopedists to […]
Hand pain can develop over time as a person ages and their joints become worn from arthritis. But a hand injury suffered in an accident can be devastating — affecting not only the joints but the bones, tendons and ligaments. The appropriate medical treatment can repair the injury and allow the patient to regain mobility, which is why it’s essential to find the right orthopedic surgeon to care for your client.