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Welcome to the official blog of The Hand and Wrist Institute. Led by Dr. John Knight, The Hand and Wrist Institute is a leader in hand, wrist and upper extremity treatment. This blog is source of information for thousands of visitors each month. We hope you find topics and information that is not only interesting, but helpful.

Matt Bonner Blames Tennis Elbow on iPhone

July 27th, 2015
basketball

It might seem a little funny for San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner to blame his iPhone for the dip in...


Dr. Knight Covers Jimmy Fallon’s Ring Avulsion Injury

July 23rd, 2015
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Dr. Knight provides all the must have information on Jimmy Fallon’s Ring Avulsion injury. ...


Giancarlo Stanton Suffers A Hand Injury: What Is A Hamate Bone Fracture?

July 20th, 2015
baseball

Giancarlo Stanton, of the Miami Marlins, has suffered yet another injury that will keep him out for ...


D’Arnaud’s Elbow the Latest in a Series of Injuries for the NY Mets

July 13th, 2015
baseball

Travis d’Arnaud, catcher for the New York Mets, has been put on the 15 day disabled list becau...


Wil Myers’ Wrist

July 6th, 2015
baseball

Wil Myers of the San Diego Padres is returning to the disabled list because of his left wrist. The o...


Crash Results in Broken Hand for Michael Schumacher

June 30th, 2015
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A recent crash at the Red Bull Ring during a Formula 4 race left Mick Schumacher, son of F1 racing l...


Enrique Inglesias Sustains Hand Injury During Recent Concert

June 22nd, 2015

When discussing hand news, we typically share stories of sports players injured in the heat of a gam...


An Elbow Injury for Nick Kingham Resulted in Surgery

June 15th, 2015
baseball

Just as it was looking like he might have a chance at major league baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates pitc...


Hanley Ramirez And His Hand Injury

June 8th, 2015

If you have been watching the Red Sox games, it is clear that Hanley Ramirez as been dealing with pr...


Lead U2 Singer, Bono’s Left Hand Still Numb After Accident Last November

May 26th, 2015
wrist sprain

U2 lead singer, Bono, is getting ready to head out on a world tour this May, but he still can’...


Elbow Injuries: How Will You Handle Injuries And Recover From Them?

May 19th, 2015

A couple of sounds that amateur and professional baseball pitchers dread to hear are “pop̶...


New Study Shows Some Connection Between Carpal Tunnel in the Wrist and Migraine Headaches

May 12th, 2015
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Those who deal with carpal tunnel syndrome in their wrist suffer with pain just doing every-day move...


Mark Stone’s Wrist Fracture Could End His Season

May 5th, 2015
hockey

Although the Montreal Canadiens beat the Ottawa Senators in the first round of the Stanley Cup playo...


Chris Copeland Has Fractured Elbow After Stabbing In New York

April 29th, 2015
basketball

In New York, Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland suffered an injury to his left elbow and his abdo...


Dorell Wright Breaks Hand

April 22nd, 2015
basketball

It seems like the Portland Trail Blazers team always has a player on the injury report. X-rays have ...