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Repair of Non-union of Scaphoid

The scaphoid is a bone in the wrist close to the base of the thumb which is commonly fractured. Nonunion of a scaphoid fracture can occur due to damage to the blood supply. Scaphoid repair is surgery that involves cleaning the fracture site, placing a bone graft and using pins or screws to stabilize the fracture. 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