Hand & Wrist Surgery

Lone Star Orthopaedics and Spine Specialists offers hand and wrist surgery which is a branch of orthopaedics that deals with an injury or condition in these specific areas. Since the hand and wrist is comprised of multiple small bones and intricate nerves, these two areas are prone to overuse and injury. While many conditions or injuries can be treated without surgery, it is best to consult with a hand surgeon if you are experiencing any pain in your fingers, hand, or wrist.

Dr. Barnard Barragan is fellowship trained in surgery of the hand. This means that he has had extensive extremity education and training that enables him to treat the most complex hand and wrist disorders, especially those involving the nerves and tendons.

Common Hand & Wrist Injuries:

  • Arthritis of the hand
  • DeQuervain’s tendonitis
  • Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Hand pain and fractures
  • Hand nerve injury
  • Hand wounds
  • Nerve Problems
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Sports injuries of the hand and wrist
  • Tendon injuries
  • Trigger finger
  • Wrist and finger instability
  • Wrist pain and fractures

How are hand and wrist injuries treated?

A comprehensive evaluation and accurate diagnosis are key to ensuring a proper treatment plan. Diagnostic technology can be used to pinpoint the cause of pain and assess the extent of the damage. Once you have been properly diagnosed your treatment plan may include non-surgical or surgical options that will be discussed with you by the physician.

Scheduling

If you suffer from any type of hand or wrist injury or a condition that affects the feeling in your hands, schedule an appointment with Dr. Barragan. Request an appointment online or call (817) 926-BONE (2663) or Toll Free 1-866-412-4987.