Arthritis is an inflammatory condition that affects the joints. In the hands, it arises most often at the base of the thumb but can also affect the other digits, causing swelling, discomfort, and stiffness, which can interfere with quality of life and range of motion.
Why Choose The LaVie Institute?
At The LaVie Institute, each of our board-certified hand surgeons provides extensive expertise and a breadth of knowledge due to elite Fellowship training in advanced, cutting-edge techniques.
We have high-volume experience with additional acumen in microsurgery and work closely with certified hand therapists to maximize outcomes. In order to reduce recovery times, we offer minimal access treatments and specialize in wide awake hand surgery to enhance results and obviate the need for general anesthesia. Complementary treatments include PRP and steroid injections, fat grafting, and laser therapy.
After visiting our practice, patients enjoy restored confidence and a rapid return to normal activity. Restoring patient function and seeing the joy clients experience in returning to their beloved activities without pain is what drives us each and every day.