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Hand and Upper Extremity

UC San Diego Health offers comprehensive services to restore function and eliminate pain in the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder.

Our orthopedic surgeons are board certified, have extensive fellowship training in hand and upper extremity conditions, and are consistently listed among San Diego’s Top Doctors. The team includes certified hand therapists who provide an additional critical component to treatment and recovery.

After diagnosing your condition, we will recommend a course of treatment and rehabilitation or, when necessary, perform surgery.

Our surgical team provides expertise in:

  • Upper extremity injuries
  • Microvascular reconstruction
  • Neuromuscular disorders of the upper extremity
  • Congenital deformities
  • Arthroscopy, replacement and reconstruction of the wrist, elbow and shoulder  

Our hand and upper extremity specialists treat a variety of conditions, including:

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