Hand Surgery Lansing MI

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Andrew John Livingston, MD
(517) 353-8730
1200 E Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1993

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Preecha Supanwanid, MD
(517) 336-6950
921 Abbott Rd
East Lansing, MI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mahidol Univ-Siriraj Hosp, Fac Of Med, Bangkok, Thailand
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Ingham Reg Med Ctr -Greenlawn, Lansing, Mi; E W Sparrow Hosp, Lansing, Mi
Group Practice: Physician Assoc Pc Ingham Regional Medical Center

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Bharat Kantilal Bhatt, MD
(734) 464-2004
36650 5 Mile Rd Ste 103
Livonia, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bj Med Coll, Gujarat Univ, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1967

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Larry Raymond Walton, MD
(269) 349-8601
1220 W Milham Ave
Portage, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1970

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Jefrey Ralphalan Fishman, MD
(248) 643-7374
1777 Axtell Dr
Troy, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1983

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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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Lee Henry Colony, MD
(517) 333-4960
2900 Hannah Blvd Ste 110
East Lansing, MI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med, Grand Forks Nd 58201
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: E W Sparrow Hosp, Lansing, Mi; St Lawrence Hospital And Healt, Lansing, Mi
Group Practice: Memorial Healthcare Center; Physician Assoc Pc Ingham Regional Medical Center

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James Jos Dietz, MD
(313) 886-4400
22151 Moross Rd Ste 212
Detroit, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1992

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Ahmad Hadied, MD
(810) 744-4010
3130 Interlaken St
West Bloomfield, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Damascus, Fac Of Med, Damascus, Syria
Graduation Year: 1972

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David Warren Kempers, MD
(616) 942-2510
3459 Charlevoix Dr SE
Grand Rapids, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1959

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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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