Treatment of Colles Fracture

A Colles fracture is a fracture of the radius bone of the forearm near its end at the wrist with the broken fragment tilted upwards. To treat a Colles fracture, an incision is made to access and realign the bones which are stabilized with plates and screws. 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