Arlington Heights Hand Surgeon

Are you looking for an experienced hand surgeon in Arlington Heights?

Do you feel numbness or tingling in your hands, wrist or fingers?

Are you suffering from pain or immobility in your hands, wrist, forearms or fingers?

Welcome to Alex Orthopaedics – Your Recommended Choice for a Arlington Heights Hand Surgeon

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Alex Orthopaedics is among the Chicago-area’s best medical practices specializing in the diagnosis, treatment and care of hand, wrist and upper extremity injuries. Alex Orthopaedics understands that a problem with your hand is a serious issue. Regular activities, like getting dressed in the morning, can develop into extremely challenging and painful chores.

Experienced Arlington Heights Hand Surgeon

Most patients do not require hand surgery and can benefit greatly from more conservative treatments.

If it comes to hand surgery, Dr. Peter Snitovsky is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has advanced fellowship training in Hand Surgery. He has more than 15 years of experience in treating ailments of the hands and upper extremities. His training and experience means you can be assured of state-of-the art diagnosis and treatment plan.

Whether it’s a new injury or a nagging pain, our hand specialists take advantage of the most cutting-edge tools and expertise in order to get you back up and going again.

Alex Orthopaedics welcomes adult and pediatric patients with any hand or wrist condition from chronic pain to a recent injury.

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(773) 777-9100

Alex Orthopaedics is conveniently located right off I-94 (Edens Expressway) at the Peterson Ave exit.

Alex Orthopaedics
4801 W Peterson Ave, Ste 606
Chicago, IL  60646

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Arlington Heights Hand SpecialistPut an Experienced Arlington Heights Hand Surgeon on Your Team

Under the direction of Dr. Peter Snitovsky, Alex Orthopaedics provides a full range of diagnosis and treatment for hand problems. Our philosophy is ‘surgery as the final option’. Our staff includes physical therapists and pain management specialists to provide proper treatment and, if necessary, recovery from your hand surgery.

Personalized Attention from an Unparalleled Hand Surgeon

You can anticipate a thorough evaluation which may include additional diagnostic testing including radiographs, EMG, and MRI. We understand that each client is unique and will work with you to develop a customized treatment plan.

Hand Surgery May Not Be Required

Many conditions and injuries can be dealt with without surgery by using medication, rest, splints, physical therapy, or injections. When surgery is required, you will enjoy the most current surgical techniques which are usually performed on an outpatient basis and without a hospital stay.

Dr. Snitovsky and his staff of physical therapists, pain management specialists and nurses will continue to work with you until you are fully recovered.

A Skilled Hand Surgeon at Alex Orthopaedics Can Put You Back on the Right Track

Alex Orthopaedics concentrates on the proper diagnosis, first-rate treatment, and dedicated therapy to enhance your recovery from hand, wrist, forearm and finger ailments. Our long history of generating excellent results and our compassion are why hundreds of men and women have trusted our hand surgeon with their hand issues. It’s all about high quality treatment and successful outcomes.

Alex Orthopaedics has effectively treated a wide range of hand problems, injuries and conditions, including:

  • Hand pain
  • Wrist pain
  • Numbness in fingers, elbows, forearms and hands
  • Trauma injuries
  • Fractures
  • Congenital deformities
  • Work-related injuries
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Arthritis
  • Tingling fingers
  • Tennis elbow
  • Cysts
  • Tumors
  • Amputations
  • Sports injuries
  • Birth defects
  • Burns
  • Animal bites
  • deQuervain’s tendonitis
  • Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Nerve entrapments
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • And more

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The hand is complicated and capable of carrying out activities ranging from the most delicate movements… to tasks requiring enormous strength. Even a small-scale problem with your hand can cause major hurdles for you as you work, play, and go about your daily living.

If you are suffering from problems with your hands, wrist, fingers or forearms, don’t delay. It is vital to get your hands examined at the first sign of concerns. Deferred treatment can risk making the problem even more serious, developing significant pain, or even losing dexterity or mobility in your hands.

Arlington Heights Hand Doctor

The complex structures of the hand and wrist require a highly specialized care dealing with touch and sensation, tendon gliding, joint movement, and muscle contraction. Because of this complexity, your best strategy is to work with an orthopedic surgeon who is a specialized hand doctor. A problem with of any of the above systems can compromise your activity level and quality of life. Alex Orthopaedics delivers in depth care for hand and wrist pain or immobility. Our hand specialist will describe your condition and treatment options, and then work with you to determine a personalized recovery plan.

For more information on hand surgery and treatment, visit the American Society for Surgery of the Hand website.

Alex Orthopaedics also provides hand surgery and treatment for residents in and around:

Arlington Heights, Aurora, Bolingbrook, Chicago, Deerfield, Des Plaines, Downers Grove, Elgin, Elk Grove, Elmhurst, Evanston, Glenview, Highland Park, Hoffman Estates, Lombard, Morton Grove, Mount Prospect, Naperville, Niles, Northbrook, Park Ridge, Schaumburg, Skokie, Wheeling, and Wilmette.