Idaho Shoulder to Hand specialists have pioneered advances in surgical techniques, devices and rehabilitation programs for patients who want to maximize function, minimize pain and achieve their best results.

The hand is a complex mechanical system of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves anchored to 27 bones and 15 joints. It is a structure of incredible mobility, dexterity, and function. The hand and fingers can perform activities from powerful gripping to fine and delicate maneuvering.  The specialists at Idaho Shoulder to Hand offer expert diagnosis of injuries, chronic conditions, degenerative diseases, and congenital conditions related to the hand and wrist.  Our experienced providers deliver complete care from non-surgical treatments to the most advanced surgical procedures including: repair, reconstruction, replacement, and minimally-invasive options such as arthroscopy.

Hand Surgery

Idaho Shoulder to Hand offers expert care for all finger, hand and wrist injuries. Our providers are specialists in treating chronic conditions and traumatic injuries, as well as performing complex surgeries such as microscopic nerve repairs, tendon transfers, and hand/finger reconstructions. If it's being done, our specialists have the expertise to do it.

Types of Hand and Wrist Injuries our Specialists treat include:

  • Acute hand injuries like fractures and sprains
  • Lacerations requiring stitches or microsurgery
  • Tendon inflammation (tendonitis)
  • Arthritis and arthritic joint pain (osteoarthritis)
  • Nerve compression (Carpal Tunnel Syndrome)
  • Congenital problems, growths or tumors (like Dupuytren’s disease)
  • Reconstruction of old injuries and deformities

Some Specific Hand and Wrist injuries and conditions our specialists treat include:

  • Arthritis
  • Baseball/Jersey Finger
  • Basilar Joint Arthritis (Thumb)
  • Buckle Fractures
  • Carpal Avascular Necrosis
  • Carpal Instability
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Crush Injury
  • Cysts and Tumors
  • DeQuervain's Tendinitis
  • Dislocations
  • Distal Radial Ulnar Joint Injury (DRUJ)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Extensor Tendon Injuries
  • Flexor Tendon Injuries
  • Fractures of Wrist, Hand, and Fingers
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Guyon's Canal Syndrome (Ulnar Nerve Entrapment)
  • Hook of Hamate Pain
  • Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome
  • Infections/ Bite Injuries
  • Inflammatory Arthritis Reconstructive Surgery
  • Kienbock's Disease
  • Ligament Sprains / Strains / Tears
  • Mucous Cyst
  • Nailbed Injuries
  • Navicular Avascular Necrosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Reconstructive Surgery
  • Tendinitis
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tear (TFCC)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Sprain / Strain
  • Wrist Synovitis