Hand and Wrist
Hand Surgeons and Therapists
Hand and wrist care is available at Bluegrass Orthopaedics in Lexington, KY for common problems such as:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Minimally Invasive Carpal Tunnel Release
- Trigger Fingers
- Wrist and Finger Fractures
- Tendon Injuries
- Tennis Elbow
Many ailments can be treated in a non-surgical fashion, often using custom-splints, casts, cortisone injections and therapy. Bluegrass Orthopaedics has three hand surgeons on staff in Lexington, KY - our physicians not only have the depth and scope of knowledge, but also the experience to treat complex upper extremity problems. Learn more about some success stories by checking out our "Comeback Champions".
Hand Therapy Locations
Patients can go right from the doctor's office to the therapist's office to begin treatment. This service keeps patients from having to set up a separate visit or delayed care. The ease of referral and streamlined care is unparalleled, and it is usually not found in a less specialized practice. For the convenience of our patients, hand therapy is located at our main clinic on Richmond Rd., as well as at our Georgetown, KY office and Richmond, KY office.
Hand therapists are also an essential part of the Bluegrass Orthopaedics' care team. In addition to credentialing by state occupational therapy boards, we have medical professionals at Bluegrass Orthopaedics who are designated as certified hand therapists. This designation is based on experience and special training. All therapists participate in continuing education.
The diversity in fellowship training of Bluegrass Orthopaedics hand surgeons is impressive. Our physicians have trained at prestigious fellowship programs and they have brought this expertise to the greater Lexington, KY area.
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Warm and friendly staff. They treat you like you are part of the family.
Dr Favetto has now done 2 surgery’s on me. One on each thumb joint replacement. I would highly recommend Dr Favetto for any type of hand surgery. He is a great Dr and a great person.
Great! I was in a great deal of pain. The office got me in quickly. My wrist was pinned, plated and well done. Thank you for a delightful 5 star experience.
Excellent He is very kind, smart, caring. A great doctor and has a kind staff too.
Dr Favetto examined my swollen hand and treated it immediately providing me with pain relief and increased function.
A wonderful doctor with a great staff. Dr. Favetto has performed two different surgeries on me and I would most highly recommend.
Procedure was done expertly with no complications. Healing time was excellent. Dr. O'Neill was very thorough in explaining the procedure and necessary follow up instructions.
Excellent Doctor Been to three other doctors who acknowledged my arthritis and carpal tunnel. None offered any help. Dr Favetto understood my pain and how to help me.
Dr. Favetto was very personable and made sure he spent time with us and explained the treatment.
Ii have had dr.oneil do teo surgerys about to have another i would not go anywhere else he is great