Hand Surgery Fenton MI

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Fanny A Dela Cruz, MD
(248) 737-4323
Room 2610 1 Genesys Parkway
Grand Blanc, MI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The Philippines, Coll Of Med, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1967

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Arun George Dass, MD
(810) 733-1200
401 S Ballenger Hwy
Flint, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1987

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Anand Mukund Manohar, MD
(517) 278-7122
87 W Pearl St
Coldwater, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Grant Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1965
Hospital
Hospital: Comm Hlth Cntr Of Branch Cnty, Coldwater, Mi
Group Practice: A M Manohar Pc

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Ronald Anthony Rusko, MD
(313) 567-4984
1320 Wilkins St
Detroit, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1973

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Edward David Lanigan, MD
(517) 267-2460
1200 E Michigan Ave Ste 655
Lansing, MI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: E W Sparrow Hosp, Lansing, Mi; St Lawrence Hospital And Healt, Lansing, Mi
Group Practice: Physician Assoc Pc Ingham Regional Medical Center

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Abd Alghane Alghanem, MD
(810) 733-8300
1020 Charter Dr Ste B
Flint, MI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Languages
Arabic
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Damascus, Fac Of Med, Damascus, Syria
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Mc Laren Reg Med Ctr, Flint, Mi; Genesys Regional Med Center, Grand Blanc, Mi

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Dong-Wha Ohm, MD
(810) 732-9170
3560 Flushing Rd
Flint, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Pusan Natl Univ, Coll Of Med, Pusan, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Mc Laren Reg Med Ctr, Flint, Mi
Group Practice: Flint Surgical Specialists

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Frank Raymer Lovell III, MD
1300 Michigan St NE Ste 200
Grand Rapids, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1997

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James Robert Smith, MD
(616) 349-8601
601 John St Ste M206 # A
Kalamazoo, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1975

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Albert Kenneth Pierce, MD
(586) 415-6800
4192 Rouge Circle Dr
Troy, MI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: William Beaumont Hosp/Troy, Troy, Mi; Bon Secours Hosp, Grosse Pointe, Mi

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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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