Hand Surgery Romulus MI

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Robert Sidney Barbosa, DO
(480) 967-5182
23500 Park St
Dearborn, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1967

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Leo D Ottoni, MD
(734) 324-3900
3200 Biddle Ave 4th Fl
Wyandotte, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1982

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Doreen Lynn Ganos, MD
(734) 671-6217
22505 Allen Rd
Woodhaven, MI
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Oakwood Hospital Seaway Center, Trenton, Mi; Henry Ford Wyandotte Hosp, Wyandotte, Mi
Group Practice: Henry Ford Medical Center Fairlane; Henry Ford Medical Center Woodhaven; Henry Ford Medical Group

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Jeffrey Allan Fink, MD
(313) 582-8853
15212 Michigan Ave
Dearborn, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1986

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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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Richard M Singer, MD
(313) 561-4910
22731 Newman St Ste 100A
Dearborn, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1978

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Leo D Ottoni Jr, MD
(734) 324-3900
3200 Biddle St
Wyandotte, MI
Specialties
Orthopedics, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Oakwood Hospital Seaway Center, Trenton, Mi; Henry Ford Wyandotte Hosp, Wyandotte, Mi
Group Practice: Orthopaedic Specialists Ctr

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Ephraim M Zinberg, MD
(561) 362-8882
19401 Hubbard Dr
Dearborn, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1978

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Pete Kirilo Janevski, MD
(313) 982-8252
19401 Hubbard Dr
Dearborn, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1982

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Christopher H Allan, MD
5315 Elliott Dr
Ypsilanti, MI
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1992

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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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