HAND & NERVE specialists Company Profile

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HAND & NERVE specialists is a multidisciplinary group dedicated to the comprehensive treatment and rehabilitation of children and adults with complex disorders, both congenital and acquired, of the upper extremity. The program has special expertise and extensive experience in the management of Brachial Plexus Injuries in children and adults. Although based in Miami, Florida, by special arrangement and necessity, evaluation and treatment can be performed in New York City.


8940 N. Kendall Drive, Suite 904-E
United States of America


Phone: (305) 666-2004
Fax: (305) 271-7993

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Many hospitals lack specialists for hand, face emergencies

(Reuters Health) - In an emergency involving face or hand trauma, barely one in four hospitals can muster a specialist surgeon, a recent U.S. study suggests.

Nerve-Transfer Surgery Improves Function in Paralyzed Hand

The surgery increased power and function, and reduced spasticity, in the paralyzed hand of patients who had had a stroke or other cerebral injury. Medscape Medical News

Specialized nerve cells for spatial orientation

We use specialized nerve cells for spatial orientation. The place cells fire whenever we stay in a particular place. The grid cells, on the other hand, measure distances and play a crucial role in pat...

Sleep Specialists and Non-Sleep Specialists Alike Can Provide Effective Apnea Care

Non-sleep specialists can diagnose and manage obstructive sleep apnea as well as specialists can, suggests a review in the Annals of Internal Medicine. However...

Ultrasound-guided Nerve Blocks in the Emergency Department

Ultrasound-guided nerve blocks offer effective and safe alternatives to systemic analgesics to manage pain in the ED. This article reviews the literature supporting the use of ultrasound-guided nerve ...

Nerve agents, the deadliest of chemical weapons

Nerve agents such as that used to try and kill a former Russian double-agent in Britain, were first developed as neurotoxins by German scientists in the 1930s, but never used as chemical weapons in WW...

Nerve swap restores paralyzed arms

Patients with partly paralyzed arms could use them again after Chinese surgeons cut a nerve in their necks and swapped it out for a healthy nerve.

Global Nerve Repair and Regeneration Market Data List by Segment 20152022 [Report Updated: 07112017] Prices from USD $800

SnapshotNerve damages can be caused by either blunt trauma, such as an impact from a fall or from traction injuries from motor vehicle accidents, or sharp trauma, such as direct cuts from a knife. Inj...

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Radial nerve injury following dry needling.

A 27-year-old secretary presented to an orthopaedic outpatients department with a 1-month history of left wrist drop following dry needling. On insertion of a needle, she reported spasms in her left h...

Evaluation of high-density, multi-contact nerve cuffs for activation of grasp muscles in monkeys.

The objective of this work was to evaluate whether nerve cuffs can selectively activate hand muscles for functional electrical stimulation (FES). FES typically involves identifying and implanting elec...

The Avocado Hand.

Accidental self-inflicted knife injuries to digits are a common cause of tendon and nerve injury requiring hand surgery. There has been an apparent increase in avocado related hand injuries. Classical...

Applied methods instead of autologous nerve transplantation in the reconstruction of nerve injuries on the hand.

For a long time in the clinical practice the autologous nerve transplants are used in reconstruction of the segmental defects of injured hand nerves. The published outcomes, especially in case of the ...

Change in the temporal coordination of the finger joints with ulnar nerve block during different power grips analyzed with a sensor glove.

Ulnar nerve injuries can cause deficient hand movement patterns. Their assessment is important for diagnosis and rehabilitation in hand surgery cases. The purpose of this study was to quantify the cha...

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Nerve Transfers to Restore Hand Function in Spinal Cord Injury

This study seeks to evaluate the efficacy of nerve transfers in restoring hand function in patients with cervical spinal injuries.

A Phase I Trial of a Novel Synthetic Polymer Nerve Conduit 'Polynerve' in Participants With Sensory Digital Nerve Injury

Participants with a traumatic sensory nerve injury in the hand will be recruited to the study. Participants found to have a nerve gap of at least 5 mm and no greater than 20mm will undergo...

Interactions Between Neurostimulation and Physical Exercise

- People with cervical spinal cord injury (SCI) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) have reduced connections in the nerve circuits between the brain and the hands. Activatin...

Ulnar Nerve Block for Procedural Anesthesia - Wrist Versus Palm

Ulnar nerve blockade is necessary for sensory anesthesia and analgesia in the hand during minor procedures. The course of the ulnar nerve in the forearm, wrist, and hand is predictable and...

Prospective Evaluation of Reverse End to Side Anterior Interosseous Nerve to Ulnar Nerve Transfer for Severe Compressive Ulnar Neuropathy at the Elbow

Ulnar nerve compression at the elbow is a common problem and can significantly affect hand function in severe cases. The current, standard treatment is Ulnar nerve decompression with or wi...

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HAND & NERVE specialists

HAND & NERVE specialists is a multidisciplinary group dedicated to the comprehensive treatment and rehabilitation of children and adults with complex disorders, both congenital and acquired, of the up...

Premier Plastic Surgery of Kansas City

The three board-certified surgeons at Premier Plastic Surgery of Kansas City have been in practice together for 15 years and have 60 years of combined experience across all aspects of cosmetic and rec...

Pennsylvania Hand Center

The Pennsylvania Hand Center is a tertiary care center for problems of the hand, wrist and upper extremity. Our referrals from other physicians and past patients attest to the expertise of our service...

SOFTFLEX computer gloves

An epidemic of computer-associated hand and wrist pain and numbness now affects 7 million Americans a year. These symptoms are frequently and routinely misdiagnosed as carpal tunnel syndrome when they...


NERVANA was created by two brothers, Drs. Richard and Daniel Cartledge, both practicing physicians, who have been fascinated by Vagus nerve stimulation for decades. They had an id...

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