Hand, Wrist and Elbow – Services Overview
We at Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic understand how important the hand, wrist and elbow are in everyday function. These joints make up a portion of the upper extremity. The hand, wrist and elbow structures include bones, tendons, ligaments and muscles, that work together to perform movements that allow activities such as gardening, sewing and typing, or sporting movements used for tennis or golf. If you have an injury, experience pain, numbness, tingling or burning in the upper extremity, our team of Board Certified orthopedic surgeons and Fellowship trained hand and wrist surgeons can determine the best course of treatment for you.
Hand, Wrist & Elbow Conditions
The providers at KCBJ treat a wide variety of hand, wrist, and elbow conditions. Click here to learn more about what we treat.
Hand, Wrist & Elbow Procedures
The orthopedic surgeons at KCBJ perform different procedures for the hand, wrist, and elbows based on the condition being treated. Click here to find out more about those procedures.
Treatments, Exercises & Rehab
Did your provider recommend a conservative treatment route with a home exercise program? Click here to get started with different flexibility and strengthening programs for the hand, wrist, and elbow.
Schedule An Appt.
We offer online appointment scheduling for your convenience. Click below to request an appointment with one of our hand, wrist and elbow specialists.
The providers at Kansas City Bone and Joint Clinic each have their own areas of specialty. Click on the providers below to read more about them.
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Back in action
Here are great stories from a few of our patients on how they got ‘Back in Action’ after hand, wrist or elbow pain.
Dr. Elton was able to salvage Roger Taylor’s finger following a devastating injury. “She’s always smiling, happy to see me like I was her best friend and only person she was concerned about that she was seeing all day. “- Roger Taylor ... read more
Dr.Walker was able to get this cartoonist back to doing what he loves. “I want people to know, don’t put it off. I have the feeling back in my fingers. I don’t have any fire burning. You can’t even see where he worked on me.” – Richard... read more
“He was extraordinarily professional. Very caring about what he was doing….. (He) gave me the hope that it was going to get better.” Maria “MAJO” Johnson read more