When it comes to your hands, you want only the best care possible. Dr. Morton in Honolulu, Hawaii can provide you with the care and treatment you need to keep your hands healthy and functioning properly. Orthopedic surgeons are highly skilled medical professionals who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the hand and wrist. If you have a hand condition that requires surgery, you can rest assured that you will receive the highest quality care possible.
Dr. Morton uses the latest surgical techniques and technologies to treat conditions of the hand and wrist. Hand surgery can be used to treat a wide variety of conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, ganglion cysts, and arthritis. Dr. Morton is an expert in minimally invasive surgery, which is a type of surgery that uses very small incisions and specialized instruments to treat conditions of the hand.
Wide awake local anesthesia no tourniquet (WALANT) surgery is a minimally invasive technique that Dr. Morton uses to perform some surgeries such as carpal tunnel release. This type of surgery does not require general anesthesia or a tourniquet and allows you to be awake during the procedure. Wide awake local anesthesia no tourniquet (WALANT) surgery is safe and effective and has a shorter recovery time than traditional surgery. Patients do not have to fast before the procedure and are able to return to normal activities quicker.
If you are in need of hand surgery, you can trust that you will receive the best possible care from skilled and experienced orthopedic surgeons in Honolulu, Hawaii. Hand surgery is a complex and delicate procedure, and you can rest assured that you will be in good hands when you choose to have your surgery performed by Dr. Morton. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.