Our specialty-trained wrist doctor at Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center is a recognized expert in the diagnosis and treatment of wrist injuries and conditions.
Wrist pain can be the result of a condition that has transpired over time or from overuse injuries like tendonitis (medically referred to as tendinitis), carpal tunnel syndrome, and arthritis, or as the result of an injury from an accidental fall or a recent sports injury, such as a fracture or sprain. In some circumstances, and if not identified early on, conditions such as tendonitis and carpal tunnel may create extreme bone, joint, and tendon discomfort, making wrist surgery a possible treatment option to relieving your wrist pain.
If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms of wrist pain, it may be time to see a wrist doctor before your symptoms worsen.
- Increased joint pain, thumb pain, and tingling or numbness in the hand and forearm
- Swelling or significant bruising in the wrist, around the joint, or over the forearm
- Inability to carry, open, or twist objects
- Difficulty straightening your wrist
To consult with our wrist doctor, please request an appointment online or call 704-865-0077.
Why Choose Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center?
Our specialty-trained wrist surgeon at the Hand Center at Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center has completed additional training specifically in the hand and wrist. With this advanced training, Dr. Dolly Skeete has the experience and expertise to assess, diagnose, and treat your wrist injury or condition individually to your needs.
To consult with our wrist surgeons at our Gastonia office, please request an appointment online or call 704-865-0077.
Hurt Today. Treated Today.
We understand that injuries are painful and require prompt diagnosis and treatment. That’s why we’re proud to offer our QuickAccess clinic to treat your bone, joint, and muscle injuries and conditions.
Visit our QuickAccess Clinic for prompt orthopaedic care. Same-day appointments and walk-ins are welcome.