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Hand and Wrist conditions and treatments

The Hertfordshire Orthopaedic Centre’s team of surgeons offer a dedicated service to patients with hand and wrist conditions.  We treat patients with fractures, wounds, damaged ligaments, arthritis and sports injuries.  Common hand problems are managed in a clinical setting without the need for surgery offering steroid injections, collagenase therapy and specialist hand physiotherapy.  We offer a wide range of wrist and hand surgery including keyhole surgery, joint replacement, carpal tunnel decompression, trigger finger surgery, as well as tendon and ligament reconstruction. 



  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervains Tendinosis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fractures:
  • Scaphiod and carpal bone fractures
  • Thumb Fractures
  • Finger Fractures
  • Ganglions and Mucous Cysts
  • Hand and Wrist Arthritis
  • Kienbock's Disease
  • Ligament Injuries and sprains:
  • Skiers Thumb and ligament ruptures
  • Wrist ligament injuries including scapholunate ligament injuries
  • Mallet Finger
  • Nerve Injuries:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome of the Wrist/Guyons
  • Osteoarthritis:
  • Hand
  • Thumb
  • Wrist
  • Tendon Injuries:
  • Flexor Tendon Injury
  • Boutonniere Deformity
  • Trigger Finger/Thumb
  • De Quervain's Tendinosis
  • Mallet finger
  • Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex (TFCC) injuries


  • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
  • Cubital Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Fasciectomy including skin grafts
  • Ganglion removal
  • Joint replacements in the hand including thumb
  • Ligament Reconstructions
  • Steroid Injections
  • Tendon Repair
  • Total Excision of Trapezium and Ligament Reconstruction
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Ulnar Nerve Anterior Transposition
  • Wrist Arthroscopy (Keyhole Surgery)
  • Wrist Arthroscopy