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Active in research and development of new techniques and treatments, the Hand and Wrist physicians at OrthoCarolina often set the bar nationally for care. Since we see more than 50,000 patients annually, we have a level of experience unmatched in the region.

Our comprehensive team treats conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, wrist and hand fractures, arthritis of the hand and wrist, stiff and painful hand problems, poor circulation of the hand or fingers, numbness, tingling and nerve problems, trauma to the hand, including sprains and lacerations, work-related injuries, and recreational and sports-related injuries.

    April is National Occupational Therapy Month

    I’m an occupational therapist, and it’s somewhat ironic that spring coincides with National Occupational Therapy Month in April...

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    Treating Position-Specific Injuries in NASCAR: Upper Extremities

    Fast fact: As of 2013 there were 3,000 published injury studies on football, 1,000 each on baseball and basketball, 140 on bowling, 43 on arm-wrestling and 7 on tug-of-war. NASCAR injury studies? There were 3.

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    What is Hand Therapy?

    As a specialty practice of occupational and physical therapy, hand therapy focuses on orthopedic conditions that affect the upper extremities (hands and arms).

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    New treatments for Dupuytren's contracture

    One in ten Americans will have Dupuytren's contracture, so many of us will have a friend or family member affected by it.

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