Conditions Treated by Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA

Ganglion Cyst in Visalia, CA

Regional Hand Center offers treatment for Ganglion Cysts in Visalia, CA. Ganglion cysts are small bumps that are under the skin and filled with a thick, clear liquid. They are harmless but can be unsightly and can sometimes limit movement. Treatment options include draining the cyst or surgery.

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome in Visalia, CA

We all know the saying “to hit your funny bone.” That tingling sensation that we feel is not a bone at all. It is actually the ulnar nerve, and in cases of Cubital Tunnel syndrome, this weird sensation can be very frequent. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, offers treatment for cubital tunnel syndrome in the form of preventative lifestyle changes and surgery.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Visalia, CA

Carpal tunnel syndrome affects the main nerves that travel through the carpal arch. The carpel arch houses a complex system of tissues. Carpal tunnel syndrome can lead to numbness, tingling, pinching, and aching. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, offers non-surgical treatment options like wrist splints, steroid injections, and physical therapy and surgery for severe cases.

Wrist Pain in Visalia, CA

Wrist pain can be debilitating, especially for how much we rely on our wrists for daily tasks. Whether your pain is in the thumb, pinky, or center area of your wrist. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, provides treatment for wrist pain that is catered to what is causing your wrist pain. Common treatment includes taking medication, receiving steroid injections, and avoiding stressors.

Tennis Elbow in Visalia, CA

Tennis elbow, also called lateral epicondylitis, is a condition where the tendons attached to the outside of the elbow begin to disintegrate. It gets its name from the fact that it is commonly diagnosed in tennis players, but it can occur in anyone who uses their elbows frequently. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, offers treatment for tennis elbow including anti-inflammatory medication, steroids, or wearing a brace/splint. For severe cases, surgery may be required.

Fingertip Injuries in Visalia, CA

Hand surgeons employ a range of treatments for fingertip injuries, including splints, surgeries, closed reduction, nailbed repair, and hematoma decompression. With a focus on precision and restoration, Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, navigates the complexities of fingertip injuries, striving to restore both form and function to the delicate structures of the hand.

Forearm Fractures in Visalia, CA

At Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, forearm fractures are expertly treated through a combination of surgical intervention and non-surgical healing techniques tailored to each patient’s unique needs. From advanced fixation methods such as plates and screws to personalized rehabilitation plans, we strive to restore strength, mobility, and function to the forearm, ensuring optimal outcomes for our patients.

Trigger Finger in Visalia, CA

Trigger finger is a condition where one’s first three fingers get stuck in a bent position and having trouble gliding, often accompanied by pain and clicking sensations. At Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, treatment options may include steroid injections to reduce inflammation, splinting to rest the affected finger, and in severe cases, surgical release of the constricted tendon, restoring smooth movement and relieving discomfort for patients.

Nerve and Tendon Injuries in Visalia, CA

Nerve and tendon injuries in the hand and wrist can result in loss of sensation, weakness, and limited mobility. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, offers a comprehensive approach to treatment, including nerve repair surgeries, tendon grafts, and specialized rehabilitation programs, aiming to restore function, sensation, and dexterity to the hands and wrists, enabling our patients to regain independence and quality of life.

Hand Fractures in Visalia, CA

Hand fractures involve breaks in any of the many bones of the hand, which can cause pain, swelling, and difficulty in movement. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, offers various treatment options such as splinting, casting, or surgery tailored to the specific type and severity of the fracture, ensuring optimal healing and functional recovery for patients.

Wrist Fractures in Visalia, CA

Wrist fractures are breaks in the bones of the wrist, often resulting from trauma, injury, or repetitive stress. At the Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, treatment options range from casting and splinting for stable fractures to surgical interventions, facilitating proper alignment and function restoration for patients.

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De Quervain’s Syndrome in Visalia, CA

De Quervain’s syndrome is a condition characterized by inflammation of the tendons on the thumb side of the wrist, causing pain and limited movement. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, offers both surgical and non-surgical treatment options, including splinting, corticosteroid injections, and, in refractory cases, surgical release of the affected tendons.

Sports Injuries in Visalia, CA

Hand-related sports injuries encompass a wide range of conditions, such as fractures, ligament sprains, and tendon strains, often resulting from impact, overuse, or repetitive motions. Regional Hand Center in Visalia, CA, provides comprehensive treatment options tailored to each injury, including splinting, physical therapy, and if necessary, surgical intervention to restore optimal function and facilitate a safe return to sports activities for athletes.

About Visalia, CA

Settled cozily in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, Visalia, CA, is known as the gateway to the Seqouia and Kings Canyon National Park. Visalia is a great spot to take in the fresh air of the great outdoors with hiking, biking, kayaking, and snowshoeing adventures available all year round. When you are ready to relax for the evening, do so at one of the many great eateries or breweries in the charming downtown.

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