Dr. S. Brent Brotzman is the top choice for the treatment of painful hand and wrist conditions. Patients in Austin, Texas, and surrounding communities, can visit Dr. Brotzman inside Brotzman Sports Medicine.
S. Brent Brotzman, MD
Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialist located in Austin, TX
Patients with de Quervain syndrome experience pain in the tendons on the thumb side of the wrist. Hand and thumb motion, such as forceful grasping or twisting, will cause pain. Patients often describe a feeling of inflammation. Treatments that can relieve symptoms include:
Tennis elbow is usually caused from the overuse of muscles attached to your elbow and used to straighten your wrist. Surgery for tennis elbow may involve:
Surgery may be done using arthroscopy, traditional open surgery, or a combination of the two techniques.