The Department of Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery specialises in the management and treatment of all disorders and injuries of the upper limb that affect the function of the hand.
In Tan Tock Seng Hospital, our Hand Specialists are well versed in the diagnosis and treatment of various traumatic and non-traumatic upper limb conditions.
We provide comprehensive management of all upper limb injuries and diseases through the following services:
- 24-hour Accident & Emergency
- Specialist Outpatient Clinics
- Ambulatory Surgery
Our service is complemented by an expert team of Occupational Therapists to ensure an optimal outcome and help patients resume daily activities.
Our Occupational Therapists also provide work rehabilitation and ergonomic consultation to facilitate the patients' safe and early return to work.
Our Hand Specialists treat a wide range of acute and chronic conditions of the upper limb, such as:
Trauma – fractures and amputations
Wrist ligament injuries
De Quervain's tenosynovitis
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Cubital tunnel syndrome
Brachial plexus injuries
Degenerative diseases such as osteoarthritis
Inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and gout
Repetitive Stress Injuries (RSI)