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Welcome Samantha Tobin to therapy department

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We are pleased to announce the addition of Samantha Tobin, OTD, OTR/L to the Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center therapy department! Samantha obtained her Doctor of Occupational Therapy from Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences in 2018. She has worked as an occupational therapist at Greensboro Orthopedics and Emerge Orthopedics since then. She joins our […]

Dr. Messer discussed Finger Fracture Dislocations at Hand Conference

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Dr. Terry Messer of Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center discussed finger fracture dislocations on 11-13-2023 at WakeMed orthopedic hand conference. Treatment options for patients were discussed including nonsurgical treatment, surgery, and rehabilitation.

Open Saturdays!

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Starting in September, our office will be open for walk-in patients. No appointment is needed for patients with problems of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder. Our Orthopedic Surgeons in Raleigh will evaluate each patient in our office.

Choosing Orthopedic Hand Surgeons in Raleigh

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The Triangle area is fortunate to have great medical care. In Raleigh, orthopedic hand surgeons have offices in many locations around the city. How do you choose the right orthopedic hand surgeon who is best for you in Raleigh? Many patients are routinely referred to a surgeon or clinic after visiting the emergency room. However, […]

Physician Spotlight: Dr. James Post

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Dr. Post moved to Raleigh in 1998 and has been practicing at Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center for 25 years. He believes that being part of a medical practice that has grown along with the city has been one of the most fulfilling parts of his career. “Our practice is unique in that we have […]

Dr. Post discussed thumb arthritis at conference

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Dr. James Post of Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center discussed basial thumb arthritis (thumb CMC joint) at WakeMed Raleigh hand conference on Monday June 12, 2023. Treatment options including non-surgical treatment, hand therapy, injections, splints, and surgical options were discussed.

In-office Ultrasound at Raleigh Hand to Shoulder

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The Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center now offers in-office ultrasound to aid in the treatment of various hand and arm conditions. This cutting-edge device has allowed us to deliver point of care diagnostic and therapeutic techniques that were previously not possible. In-office ultrasound has benefits for both expediting care and lowering healthcare costs to the […]

Paronychia Fingernail infection

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A paronychia infection is an infection in the tissue around the fingernail.  It may be due to bacteria invading a cut/crack in the skin or to trauma such as from pulling a hangnail, biting around one’s nail, or having frequent manicures.  Sometimes, there is no identifiable cause.  The symptoms of a paronychia infection include redness […]

Raleigh Hand Surgeon

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Looking for a Raleigh Hand Surgeon? Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center doctors are hand surgeons and orthopedic specialists. They are all board-certified in orthopedic surgery and have additional fellowship training in hand and upper extremity care. They take care of patients of all ages who have problems with their hands, wrists, elbows, and shoulders. They work […]

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