Hand Institute

In order to perform daily activities such as getting dressed, typing or lifting objects, our hands require sensation and movement. These activities involve a delicate balance of nerve, vessel, tendon, bone and joint function. If you are looking for a San Antonio hand & orthopedic rehabilitation institute, the surgeons of the Hand Institute at The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group are specialists dedicated to restoring the function of hands damaged by injury or disease through surgical and non-surgical treatments. Simply put, your health is our mission. For this purpose, our physicians have assembled a Total Care approach to enable the finest outcome for your care.


 
 

Conditions we treat:

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Degenerative arthritis
  • Open wounds
  • Broken bones
  • Tendon lacerations
  • Nerve and vessel damage
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Along with more complex problems of congenital deformities

Here in San Antonio, our orthopedic hand treatments & care follow our Total Care approach incorporates diagnostic imaging, casting and bracing, a dedicated orthopaedic surgery center, and certified hand therapists who all work in concert with surgical hand specialists on a daily basis.

Our Physicians

As surgical techniques in the upper extremity have become more refined and complex, specialized training in hand surgery has become more important in the outcomes of a patient’s recovery. Each of the hand surgeons at The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group has had an additional year of fellowship training beyond the medical school and five to seven years of residency training.