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CMC Arthroscopy

The carpometacarpal joints are the joints between the hand bones (metacarpals) and the wrist bones (carpals). Problems with these joints can be treated by arthroscopic surgery which involves insertion of a narrow tube-like instrument through which the inside of joint can be viewed and operated on. The procedure is commonly performed on the thumb CMC joint to treat arthritis. Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha