Hand Surgery at The Hand & Wrist Center

The Hand & Wrist Center is a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to providing the best care for all hand and wrist conditions. We are located in the Bixby Knolls business district of Long Beach, California. Our Office features an electronic medical record (EMR) system, Internet Café, patient learning Center, and on-site, comprehensive hand therapy and rehabilitation Center.

The Hand & Wrist Center was developed in March 2006 by Dr. Ross Nathan, Medical Director and Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in hand surgery and Needle Aponeurotomy for Dupuytren’s Contracture. In January 2007, he was joined by Dr. George A. Macer, also an Orthopedic Hand Surgeon.

We offer a wide range of services for our patients:

  • Extensive consultations
  • Instant digital imaging
  • Accurate diagnosis
  • Open discussions about treatment plans and options
  • Therapeutic treatment

In addition to contemporary amenities, our Center has a knowledgeable on-site staff to assist in optimizing medical care. Our dedicated Occupational Therapist has received special training and certification in Hand Therapy (Occupational Therapy), and our courteous front and back Office staff is experienced and is committed to providing the most satisfactory experience possible.

With over 40 years of combined specialty practice, our Physicians offer prime expertise in orthopedic hand surgery, microvascular surgery, and upper-extremity* medicine. We are glad to be affiliated with the following major medical facilities: Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Surgery Center of Long Beach, Community Hospital of Long Beach, St. Mary’s Medical Center, Lakewood Regional Medical Center, and Los Alamitos Medical Center.

At The Hand & Wrist Center, we welcome you to experience Needle Aponeurotomy and our other services, which represent the finest medical care available in our field! Contact us at (562) 424-9000, or request a consultation today.

*Extent of upper-extremity care includes that of hands, wrists, forearms, and some elbow and upper arm conditions. Please call for details.

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