The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine is the South's leading center for the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of hand and upper extremity disorders. Our hand surgeons treat a variety of conditions including:

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Nerve and vessel damage
  • The tetraplegic hand
  • The spastic hand
  • Congenital deformities

Our medical team is recognized internationally for its research and clinical experience in acute trauma, industrial injuries, pediatric disorders, arthroscopy, sports medicine, arthritis, microsurgery and plastic reconstruction as they relate to the hand and upper extremity.

As Baylor College of Medicine faculty members, our physicians are active in patient care, education and research, uniquely positioning them to translate the latest advancements in orthopedic surgery into better treatment for your hand/upper extremity injury or disorder. Our specialists also collaborate with other medical specialties - including pain management, neurology, plastic surgery, and rheumatology - to bring you the highest quality, comprehensive orthopedic care available.