Elbow, Hand, and Wrist

There are a wide variety of upper extremity injuries that affect the many bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves, tendons, and other soft tissues of the elbow, hand and wrist. Any of these components can be injured and have a significant impact on a person’s life. Some injuries are due to repetitive use while others are due to trauma.

Our orthopaedic specialists can evaluate a multitude of upper extremity injuries and recommend specific treatments. In some cases, these conditions may require surgery.

If you have an upper extremity injury that you would like to have evaluated, please call our office at 252-757-2663 to schedule an appointment.

Quick Fact

One of the most common injuries in sports is a stress fracture with most occurring in the weight bearing bones of the lower leg and foot.