Hand Care

Your hands allow you to do so much: throw a football, sign your name, type at a keyboard, hold a baby.

Because your hands are so fundamental to your ability to do these tasks and hundreds more every day, the orthopaedic specialists and onsite hand therapists at Vanderbilt Bone & Joint are committed to eliminating pain and discomfort in the hands.

At Vanderbilt Bone & Joint, we treat all conditions of the hand and wrist, including but not limited to acute injuries, arthritis, nerve issues and vascular problems.

Many conditions and injuries can affect your bones, joints and connective tissues such as tendons and ligaments.

  • Animal bites
  • Arthritis of the hand
  • Arthritis of the thumb
  • Arthritis of the wrist
  • Boutonnière deformity
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (reflex sympathetic dystrophy)
  • De Quervain's tendinosis
  • Distal radius fractures (broken wrist)
  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • Finger fractures
  • Fingertip injuries
  • Flexor tendon injuries
  • Ganglion cyst of the wrist and hand
  • Hand fractures
  • Human bites
  • Kienböck's disease
  • Lawn mower injuries in children
  • Mallet finger (baseball finger)
  • Nerve injuries
  • Rabies
  • Scaphoid fracture of the wrist
  • Sprained thumb
  • Thumb fractures
  • Trigger finger
  • Ulnar tunnel syndrome of the wrist
  • Wrist sprains
  • Wrist arthroscopy

Patient Stories

Andrea felt out of tune when she couldn’t get on stage and play the guitar. Hand surgery at Vanderbilt Bone & Joint enabled her to once again express her creativity through music.


Vanderbilt Bone & Joint Franklin
206 Bedford Way
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 790-3290
Toll free: (800) 348-0724
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Vanderbilt Bone & Joint Spring Hill
1003 Reserve Blvd., Suite 130
Spring Hill, TN 37174
(615) 790-3290
Toll free: (800) 348-0724
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Hand Care Providers