Hand surgery is a specialized type of procedure that may be performed to correct a wide range of diseases, injuries and defects. Because of their frequent use, the hands are a common location for injuries and degenerative disorders such as arthritis. Many people are born with birth defects of the hand as well. Hand surgery can restore function and relieve pain and numbness in patients suffering from cysts, carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's contracture, arthritis, birth defects and other problems.
Effective hand surgery requires the skill and precision of an experienced surgeon, in order to successfully treat the condition and restore optimal function to the hand. Dr. McGill has years of experience performing a full range of hand surgery procedures and has performed over 4,000 hand surgeries in is career.