Generally, fractured hands, fingers, and wrists will heal without surgery and nonsurgical treatment often includes splints or casts and physical therapy.

If your injury caused your bones to shift out of place or break through the skin, you may need surgery to restore the proper alignment. During surgery, your orthopaedic surgeon may use wires, screws, or plates to secure your bones back to the correct position.

MedStar Georgetown Orthopaedics also offers advanced surgical options, including:

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For more information or to schedule an appointment with a hand and wrist specialist, call our scheduling line. 

Phone: 202-295-0549

Hand and Wrist Specialist

Michael Kessler, MD
Michael Kessler, MD
Curtis M. Henn, MD
Curtis M. Henn, MD