8 doctors weighed in:
Is there a certain type of specialist for hand pain?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Depending on the type, location, and chronicity of pain, a hand specialist would be advisable.

In brief: Yes
Depending on the type, location, and chronicity of pain, a hand specialist would be advisable.
Dr. Troy Reyna
Dr. Troy Reyna
Thank
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Hand pain
One of the first things is to get a proper exam and diagnosis a hand surgeon can help.
The range if problems includes tendinitis nerve issues carpal tunnel ligament injury fracture stress fracture keinbocks masses in fact any structure can cause wrist pain . Simple solutions are splinting NSAID ice and stretching but done wrong it can make things worse so get evaluated.

In brief: Hand pain
One of the first things is to get a proper exam and diagnosis a hand surgeon can help.
The range if problems includes tendinitis nerve issues carpal tunnel ligament injury fracture stress fracture keinbocks masses in fact any structure can cause wrist pain . Simple solutions are splinting NSAID ice and stretching but done wrong it can make things worse so get evaluated.
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Thank
Dr. Robert Coats II
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Yes
Hand surgery is a surgical sub-specialty focusing on traumatic, congenital, and degenerative conditions of the hand, wrist, and elbow.
Orthopaedic, general, and plastic surgeons all can become hand surgeons. A rheumatologist may also treat hand pain, caused by arthritis.

In brief: Yes
Hand surgery is a surgical sub-specialty focusing on traumatic, congenital, and degenerative conditions of the hand, wrist, and elbow.
Orthopaedic, general, and plastic surgeons all can become hand surgeons. A rheumatologist may also treat hand pain, caused by arthritis.
Dr. Robert Coats II
Dr. Robert Coats II
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Warren Strudwick
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
26 years in practice
490K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors