Hand Surgery Osseo MN

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Randy Milton Hauck, MD
(763) 520-7870
3366 Oakdale Ave N Ste 103
Minneapolis, MN
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1982

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John Bradley Stark, MD
(828) 692-5781
2000 Plymouth Rd
Hopkins, MN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1991

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Scott Alan Mc Pherson, MD
(952) 993-3230
6490 Excelsior Blvd
Minneapolis, MN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1981

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Matthew Douglas Putnam, MD
(612) 273-1177
2450 Riverside Ave Ste R200
Minneapolis, MN
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dartmouth Med, Hanover Nh 03755
Graduation Year: 1977

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Matthew Douglas Putnam, MD
(952) 832-0076
2512 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dartmouth Med, Hanover Nh 03755
Graduation Year: 1977

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Charles Noell Marvin Jr, MD
(952) 475-2450
250 Central Ave N Ste 104
Wayzata, MN
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Childrens Hosp & Clinics, Saint Paul, Mn; Childrens Health Care, Minneapolis, Mn; Abbott Northwestern Hosp, Minneapolis, Mn; Methodist Hosp, Minneapolis, Mn; Fairview Southdale Hosp, Minneapolis, Mn

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Scott Alan Mc Pherson, MD
(952) 993-1886
6490 Excelsior Blvd Ste E400
Saint Louis Park, MN
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1981

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Thomas Francis Varecka, MD
(612) 873-2812
701 Park Ave
Minneapolis, MN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1974

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Kenneth Jon Garrod, MD
(612) 596-6187
2025 E River Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1977

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Bruce Langdon Cunningham, MD
(612) 625-0697
420 SE Delaware St Mayo Mail Code 122
Minneapolis, MN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1975

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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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