The Hand & Wrist Center provides diagnosis and treatment for De Quervain’s Tendinitis. This is one of the most common causes of wrist pain. 

De Quervain’s tendinitis may occur with any condition associated with tissue swelling and activities that cause repeated flexing of the wrist. For example, De Quervain’s tendinitis commonly is seen in women after pregnancy probably associated with postpartum swelling and stress from lifting motions. Symptoms of De Quervain’s tendinitis include wrist pain, which radiates up and down the forearm to the thumb. 

Our hand specialists provide treatments for mild and serious De Quervain’s tendinitis. Treatments involve simple supportive means which may include cortisone injections; For symptoms which do not respond adequately to non-operative treatment or injections, surgery may be indicated.

The Hand & Wrist Center is able to provide a customized and premier diagnosis and treatment experience for De Quervain’s Tendinitis. Contact our center today for an appointment.