When looking for hand doctors in Lexington, look no further than the specialists at Bluegrass Orthopaedics.When looking for hand doctors in Lexington, look no further than Bluegrass Orthopaedics.  We’re the hand doctor experts, specializing in all of the following:

  • Arthritis: Base of the Thumb
  • Arthritis: MP Joint
  • Arthritis: Osteoarthritis
  • Arthritis: Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital (Pediatric) Hand Conditions
  • Extensor Tendon Injuries
  • Fingertip Injuries
  • Flexor Tendon Injuries
  • Ganglion Cysts
  • Hand Fractures
  • Hand Infections
  • Hand Therapy
  • Hand Tumors
  • Joint Dislocation
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy RSD
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendon Injury or Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disorders
  • Wrist Arthroscopy
  • Wrist Fractures
  • Wrist Sprains

Bluegrass Orthopaedics has treated patients with hand and upper extremity problems for years.  From a minor cut to a severe hand injury, we have been specially trained to diagnose, treat and rehabilitate patients with a variety of hand and arm problems.  The hand is one of the most intricate and delicate areas of the human body, comprised of 27 bones in addition to 27 joints, 34 muscles, over 100 ligaments and tendons, numerous nerves and blood vessels.  At Bluegrass Orthopaedics, we strive to improve a patient’s quality of life through effective non-surgical and surgical treatments.

Bluegrass Orthopaedics hand specialists are well equipped to treat a full range of complex hand conditions caused by trauma, congenital malformation and degenerative disease.  We provide the right surgical treatment to address the bones, tendons, ligaments and cartilage of the hand.

We use our hands and wrists a lot, as they are in constant motion reaching, grasping and carrying items.  As a result, they are often susceptible to sprains and fractures.  Hands can be affected by normal wear and tear of the joints resulting in arthritis.  At Bluegrass Orthopaedics, our specialists are trained to properly diagnose and treat all types of hand and wrist problems.  Our hand surgeons have extensive experience in the delicate procedures required to relieve hand pain, repair nerve injuries and preserve or restore normal function to the hands and wrists.  Left untreated, injuries to the hand and wrist can become worse and lead to long-term loss of function.  Injuries to the hand and wrist can occur from overuse, age or trauma and treatment methods often range from noninvasive options to complex surgery to provide relief when deemed necessary.

A variety of conditions affecting the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder can be treated by our professionals at Bluegrass Orthopaedics.  From common workplace conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome and general aches and pains, to more severe ailments such as arthritis, hand injury, rotator cuff repair and arthroscopy to minimally invasive treatments, our team can help you restore form and function and improve your daily life.

Bluegrass Orthopaedics welcomes new patients and recommends that you contact our medical staff to set up a consultation with one of our hand doctors as soon as possible.  We will review your case and advise you on the treatment options available and help you get started with the medical care that is best for you.

At Bluegrass Orthopaedics, our hand specialists are trained to diagnose and treat all types of hand and wrist problems and they have extensive experience in the delicate procedures required to relieve hand pain and to preserve or restore normal function to the hands and wrists.  Our hand surgeons have achieved the highest level of training in caring for the hand and wrist, which maximizes our ability to provide you with outstanding, state-of-the-art care.

When looking for hand doctors in Lexington, look no further than Bluegrass Orthopaedics.  We’re the hand doctor experts.

Meet Our Team

J. Martin Favetto, M.D.

Hand & Upper Extremity, Elbow & Wrist Arthroscopy