About a quarter of the motor cortex in the human brain (the part of the brain which controls all movement in the body) is devoted to the muscles of the hands. Our board certified physicians specialize in the complicated arrangement bones, muscles, ligaments and tendons. Our physicians’ hand and upper extremity expertise is in nerve compression, overuse, repetitive injuries, sports injuries and arthritis of the upper extremity. They perform multiple surgical procedures including: shoulder, wrist and hand arthroplasty, and minimally invasive surgeries, including endoscopic carpal tunnel release and wrist surgery. For more information on the hand and wrist, click here.