Hand Surgery Bixby OK

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Brent Albert Rubis, MD
(918) 254-6793
8803 S 101st East Ave Ste 270
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1994
Hospital
Hospital: Southcrest Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Center For Plastic Surgery

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Garrett Edward Watts, MD
(918) 451-3000
2950 S Elm Pl Ste 456
Broken Arrow, OK
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp -Broken Arrow, Broken Arrow, Ok; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Broken Arrow Orphopedics

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David Kristian Wong, MD
(918) 481-2767
6585 S Yale Ave Ste 200
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Central States Orthopedic Specialists

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Roger Wm Wilson, MD
(714) 835-6500
1021 E Bryan Ave
Sapulpa, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1971

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Michael Beale Clendenin, MD
(918) 749-1418
1919 S Wheeling Ave Ste 400
Tulsa, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Hand Surgery Inc

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Garrett Edward Watts, MD
(918) 451-3000
2950 S Elm Pl
Broken Arrow, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp -Broken Arrow, Broken Arrow, Ok; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Broken Arrow Orphopedics

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Paul Robert Callegari, MD
(918) 494-8200
6585 S Yale Ave Ste 1050
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Toronto, Fac Of Med, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: St Louis University Hlth Scien, Saint Louis, Mo; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok

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Jeffrey Allen Rodgers, MD
(918) 481-4965
6565 S Yale Ave Ste 709
Tulsa, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Iowa Methodist Med Ctr, Des Moines, Ia
Group Practice: Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons Pc

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Mark Thomas Buchman, MD
(918) 749-4263
1725 E 19th St Ste 500
Tulsa, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1979

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Garrett Edward Watts, MD
(918) 451-3000
2950 S Elm Pl
Broken Arrow, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp -Broken Arrow, Broken Arrow, Ok; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Broken Arrow Orphopedics

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Wrist Pain Info / Hand Pain Info

In order to understand this condition it is important to understand the anatomy and function of the wrist and hand. Please read Wrist Pain Info / Hand Pain Info's sections on wrist anatomy and hand anatomy . For information on the biomechanics of the wrist and hand please read Wrist Pain Info / Hand Pain Info's section on wrist and hand biomechanics .

What is a boutonnière deformity?

Tendons are rope like structures that connect muscles to bone. Many of the muscles that move the fingers and thumb are in the forearm. The tendons of these muscles cross the wrist and attach to the bones of the hand. Several tendons work together to straighten each finger. These tendons run along the side and top of the finger. The extensor digitorum communis (EDC) tendon runs along the top of the finger and one point of attachment is the middle phalanx (bone) of the finger. A boutonnière deformity occurs when the EDC tendon is torn or pulled off its attachment to the middle bone of the finger. This causes the proximal interphalangeal joint to become flexed and fingertip to remain straight. The tear looks like a buttonhole ("boutonnière" in French).

What does a boutonnière deformity feel like?

The finger may be painful to touch and may also appear red and swollen. The main problem is the inability to actively straighten your middle joint.

What causes a boutonnière deformity?

It is usually caused by trauma such as a cut on the top of the finger or "jamming" your finger when playing football, volleyball or basketball. If the force the finger is strong enough, the bone can actually pop through the opening. People with rheumatoid arthritis can also have this type of deformity.

Can boutonnière deformity be detected on Xray?

X-rays cannot detect a tear of the extensor digitorum communis tendon. However, an x-ray is done to detect any broken bones attached to the central slip of tendon.

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