Basal Joint Surgery

 

Basal Joint SurgeryWhat is it?

Basal Joint Surgery: When nonsurgical treatments are no longer effective to treat basal joint osteoarthritis surgery may be an option.

Your doctor will discuss the different surgical approaches but they include: joint fusion, osteotomy, trapeziectomy, and joint replacement. Each of these procedures can be done on an outpatient basis and you can expect to wear a cast or splint over your thumb and wrist for up to 6 weeks.

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If you are experiencing Hand & Wrist pain, weakness of the Hand & Wrist, stiffness of the Hand & Wrist or night time Hand & Wrist pain, give us a call 972-250-5700 or make an appointment now.

 

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