What's a Hand Surgeon: Introduction to Hand Surgery
- Published: 30 September 2010
- Learn more about hand surgery and common hand conditions at: http://handcare.assh.org/About-Hand-Surgery/What-is-a-Hand-Surgeon.aspx
Overview of the specialty of Hand Surgery, what it takes to become a Hand Surgeon, and introduction to the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Any diseases or injuries of the hand, wrist, arm or shoulder are best evaluated and treated by a specialist in hand surgery. Increasing public awareness about Hand Surgeons will help reduce the rampant misinformation that exists in the public domain about diseases of the upper extremity.