...looking after Manchester's handsThe scaphoid bone, also called the navicular bone, is a small, boat-shaped bone in the wrist that forms the wrist joint with 7 other bones. It is present on the thumb side of the wrist which makes it a high risk for fractures.
......Your tools for living"The human hand is made up of the wrist, palm, and fingers and consists of 27 bones, 27 joints, 34 muscles, over 100 ligaments and tendons, and many blood vessels and nerves.
...Get back in actionYour wrist is a complex joint made up of eight small bones called carpal bones. These bones are supported by connecting ligaments. Various conditions can affect your wrist joint such as wrist fractures, ganglion cysts, ligament tears, and chronic pain.
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Kunal Hinduja is a Manchester based Orthopaedic hand surgeon with a keen interest in teaching at all levels. He has accomplished a masters degree in Orthopaedic Engineering from the university of Cardiff, one of the most highly sought after universities which specialises in this field of education. He finished his thesis based on wrist fractures and regularly presented work at both national and international conferences, publishing international journals also.Read More
Your hands are unique; injuries & diseases of the hand require special care. Hand surgeons are specifically trained to provide that care.