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Nov
2017

Waiting too long for surgery for distal radius fracture can be painful

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One of the most common injuries seen in a hand surgeon’s office is termed the distal radius fracture. It is a common injury that afflicts one of the bones in the forearm. The significance of this injury lies in the fact that the distal radius serves as a surface upon which the wrist rests and moves. If this surface is…

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15
Nov
2017

Sliding for the home run – by Dr. Yevgeny Shuhatovich

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As our Houston Astros celebrate their first ever World Series win, the town is celebrating. The baseball fields are filled with excited and newly inspired baseball players of all ages. As they swell with pride for their home town, they are playing this amazing sport. They are practicing batting, sprints, sliding into bases. Sports certainly have an incredible effect on…

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14
Nov
2017

Hurricane Harvey – A fall though the roof by Dr. Yevgeny Shuhatovich

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As many of you know, Hurricane Harvey affected many Houstonians. Thousands of homes were washed away and flooded. Hundreds of thousands of people were affected in this historic tragedy. Many people sustained serious injuries while trying to escape the flood waters. Some conservative estimates rate the damage at 100 Billion Dollars. At ROC, we were one of the first centers…

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14
Nov
2017

Keep your fingers away from fan blades by Dr. Yevgeny Shuhatovich

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The greatest majority of all injuries are to the person’s hand. Our hands get cut, bruised, broken, and sprained. They feel numb, tingly, drop objects, and wake us up from sleep. The largest number of hand injuries affects the fingertips. Fingertips are generally the first point of contact with any potentially dangerous object. The patient in the example below cut…

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