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Hand and Upper Extremity

The hands, wrists and elbows play a big role in performing normal, day-to-day activities. When injury or disease affects the bones, muscles and nerves, it can be impossible to accomplish the simplest of tasks, which may impact your quality of life. Mercy Orthopedics provides patients with a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to care for the evaluation, treatment and management of hand and upper extremity disorders. Commonly treated injuries and conditions include:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Traumatic injuries of the hand, wrist and elbow
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendonitis
  • Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Trigger finger
  • Ganglion cysts
  • De Quervain’s syndrome


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(515) 247-3121
1111 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50314

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