Our hands are one of the most important features we have to interact with our environment. Their intricate anatomy, functional capacity, and usefulness are unparalleled. Our hands are also a sign of beauty and health. At our plastic and reconstruction surgery practice in Vancouver BC, we understand the importance of finding a skilled and experienced surgeon to perform your hand surgery. Dr. Alex Seal is a highly-skilled plastic surgeon who has undergone and completed a rigorous hand and microsurgery fellowship. He can provide you with the expert surgical care you need.
Common Hand and Wrist Issues
There are many conditions that can affect the hands and wrists, either acutely, or progressively over a period of time. Some common reasons, patients are seen for consultation relating to their hands and wrists include:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Dupuytren’s Disease
- Osteoarthritic of the thumb CMC joint
- Trigger finger
- De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis
- General soft tissue masses
- Traumatic Fractures
- Tendon lacerations and ruptures
- Traumatic nerve injuries
- Compression Neuropathies
- Degenerative arthritic changes
- Ulnar sided wrist pain
- Hand Rejuvenation
What to Expect
During your consultation, Dr. Seal will ask about the specific issues you have with your hand in order to properly diagnose the issue so that he can formulate an appropriate surgical plan. Dr. Seal will also take the time to answer any questions you may have regarding the procedure, what to expect during your recovery and more.
Hand Surgery Cost
The cost of your hand surgery will be determined by several factors like the issues being addressed and the type of surgery being addressed. Insurance can cover hand surgery in some cases. We also offer financing options to make the payment process more manageable.
Schedule a Consultation Today
There are many different types of hand and wrist problems and even more possible treatment options. Dr. Seal would be happy to discuss your concerns and goals relating to the function and appearance of your hands and help decide whether a specific type of hand surgery or treatment would be a good option to improve your hand function and overall health and well-being. Contact our office today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Seal for your hand surgery in Vancouver BC.