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Dr. Jonathan Sollender

Hand Surgery
Aurora, CO
33 years experience

Locations

Office

Aurora, CO

Address

1411 S. Potomac St., Suite 310, Aurora, CO
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Specialties
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Hand Surgery

Licenses

United States: Colorado

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

15 Answers
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Yes: Nerve injuries do recover if the ends of the severed nerve are sewn together by a hand surgeon. Beware that it is a very slow process. Nerves grow b... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
3 weeks: A fracture on the tip of the finger wont require hardly any time to heal, and will be sore while you use your hand. On the other hand (pun intended),... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Depends: X-rays show bones and their relationship to each other. An x-ray will not show crushed tissue, though it will show swelling. Swelling makes nerves s... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
They get fixed!: Surgery for torn tendons and fractured bones repairs the damages. You will probably get immobilized and need physical therapy once cleared by your su... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Depends: If you have been outside or in a cool environment, your hand skin nerves may be overly stimulated by warm water in the shower, whereas the same temper... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
A few days, maybe: A motivated patient in a light work environment (not construction labor) could return to work within a few days, and avoid using the operated hand. I... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
They get fixed!: Surgery for torn tendons and fractured bones repairs the damages. You will probably get immobilized and need physical therapy once cleared by your su... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Throbbing is normal: Put your hand higher than your heart...The throbbing dissipates. When uninjured, the nerve endings don't notice the pulsation of your heart, but once... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Use it!: I like to think that daily life is therapy. If you want to strengthen further, grab a rolled up sock and work on closing your fist around it, or wast... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Ice for 1st 2 days: In general, ice will help decrease swelling and pain for the first 2 days. Topical antibiotic ointment will prevent infection if blistering occurs. ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Ignore: As pressure against your nerve is the cause, avoid wrist postures away from a neutral wrist posture.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Need better doc!: If your primary doc isn't sure, ask for a referral to a hand surgeon to look over your x-rays. We usually can tell old vs new fracture vs unrelated pa... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Yes: Sure ice does wonderful things for the first 48 hours after a burn. First, it has numbing qualities by overloading nerve endings with cold feeling whi... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
Depends on injury: Depending on which bone was broken, and how severely, recovery can be a few days to a few weeks. So much depends on which bone, where the bone was br... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sollender
Hand Surgery 33 years experience
3 weeks: In general the fractured pieces stick together (like glue hardening) by 3 weeks to the point that daily use is possible, though sore. Generally spli... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sollender is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sollender is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Medical College, NY
Graduated 1989MD

Affiliations

Swedish Medical Center, Denver, CO
Parker Adventist Hospital, Parker, CO
Sky Ridge Medical Center, Lone Tree, CO
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