Doctor Q&A for Dr. Teddy Atik

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Trembling: You should speak to a neurologist and find out what the underlying reason is for your trembling
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Surgery: Cts only gets worse with time because you cant stop using your hands. If you feels that you re getting worse and you have a diagnosis of cts through a ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Injury: You have to make sure you didnt develop more scar tissue causing less movement on the tendon and also need to make sure your nerve wasnt injured
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Buddy tape: I would buddy tape middle finger to ring finger a few daya after the finger is reduced back in place to allow early motion and at the same time stabil ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Go to ER: The dislocation should be reduced within a few hours in the ER or most likely the patient will require surgery to out it back in place
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
50%: if the tendon is more than 50% lacerated then it would warrant fixation
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Absolutely: you should have it looked at ASAP by a hand surgeon
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Best hospitals: memorial sloan kettering and MD anderson are top on my list
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Not too serious: a buckle fracture is generally a non displaced fracture but it still should be immobilized for 6 weeks
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Teddy Atik
28 years experience Hand Surgery
Swelling: swelling and stiffness can limit your movement but you should also be checked out by your hand surgeon to make sure you didnt rupture your tendon. Num ... Read More
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