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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience in Hand Surgery
Variable: Everybody is different, and the cause of injury will help dictate the amount of pain afterward as well.

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Normal: It is normal to be nervous about any type of surgery given the potential risks. However if the potential benefits out way the risks the surgery is app ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience in Hand Surgery
Boy that is open : Ended, do you mean for me the hand surgeon or for the patient? Seriusly a lot depends upon what is going on, what happens, who you are and what you d ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience in Hand Surgery
Hand Surgery: There is a very good description on the assh website http://www.Assh.Org/public/about/pages/why.Aspx a qualified hand surgeon is trained to diag ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Hess
19 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Hand surgery: This is a complex question. Recovery depends on the surgery and the problem. Hand fractures require approximately 6 weeks for recovery. Tendons may ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Allow for dressing: Wear short sleeve or loose shirt such as sweatshirt to allow for a bulky hand dressing splint or cast.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Hand surgeon: I would discuss this with the hand surgeon who performed the procedure. He can tell you if what you are experiencing is common or problematic. Acupunc ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience in Psychiatry
It could: Hand surgery could help and heal hand deformity yes but i depends on the extent and the cause. Whether it would be normal again is something to discus ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Time: Typically acute edema and inflammation from hand surgery takes 4 months to resolve and you will not reach a medical endpoint regarding your surgery fo ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aileen Shieu
19 years experience in Hand Surgery
Depends: It depends on how severe the numbness was before surgery and for how long you had your symptoms. If your surgery was to repair a cut nerve, it can som ... Read More
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