Brisbane Hand & Upper Limb

Our doctors are specialists in Orthopaedic Surgery or Plastic Surgery who have had extensive training in the management of Hand and Upper Limb Conditions.

Our Surgeons focus on providing advice and treatments to restore function, relieve pain, and regain mobiliity and strength. 

Who should see a Surgeon specialising in Hand and Upper Limb Surgery?

 

Any person who has sustained an injury or has a condition affecting the upper limb may benefit from seeing one of our surgeons. Surgeons can provide advice regarding diagnosis, conservative managment strategies and surgery suitable for your condition. 

Shoulder

Conditions

  • Athritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Impingement
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Humeral Fractures
  • Clavicle Fractures

Surgery

  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty
  • Acromioplasty
  • Rotator Cuff Repair (Open and Arthroscopic)
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Instability Surgery
  • Acromio-Clavicular (AC) Joint Reconstruction
  • AC Joint Resection
  • Frozen Shoulder Release

Hand

Conditions

  • Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytrens Disease
  • Fractures
  • Finger dislocations
  • Collateral ligament injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Amputations
  • Tendon or nerve lacerations
  • Crush injuries
  • DeQuervains Tenosynovitis
  • Arthritis

Surgery

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dupuytrens Release
  • Surgical management of fractures
  • Finger joint replacement (arthroplasty)

Elbow

Conditions

  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Ulnar Nerve Compression (Cubital Tunnel Syndrome)
  • Olecranon Bursitis

Surgery

  • Tennis Elbow Release
  • Elbow Joint Replacement
  • Ulnar Nerve Decompression (Release)

Wrist

Conditions

  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Distal Radius Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Ganglions
  • Wrist instability

Surgery

  • Surgical fixation of scaphoid fracture
  • Surgical fixation of distal radius fracture
  • Surgery for wrist arthritis
  • Removal of ganglions
  • Surgery for wrist instability

Brisbane Private Hospital
Level 9, 259 Wickham Terrace
Brisbane, QLD 4000