Choosing the right hand surgeon is a very personal decision. You will want a hand surgeon that you feel comfortable with and whom you trust. Houston hand surgeon, Dr. Lapuerta will meet with you in a confidential consultation to answer all of your questions about the treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome and to give you one on one time to get to know him.
Dr. Lapuerta is a board certified hand surgeon with the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and is also board certified with the American Board of Surgery. These certifications with prestigious societies ensure that he has the knowledge and experience needed to correct your carpal tunnel syndrome.
Dr. Lapuerta is qualified to diagnose and treat your carpal tunnel syndrome. He can treat your carpal tunnel with non-surgical and surgical techniques depending on the severity of the syndrome. The hand has many tendons and nerves that are responsible for moving the fingers, thumb, palm, and wrist. A certified hand surgeon is the only surgeon qualified to correct carpal tunnel syndrome.
Your hands are an important part of your life and you deserve to live without being in pain. If you live in the Houston area and would like to speak with Dr. Lapuerta about carpal tunnel syndrome, please contact the office of the Plastic Surgery Institute of Southeast Texas.