Smartphone Hand Injuries

smartphone hand injuries

Repetitive usage, breakage, larger screen sizes or simply mishandling the technology can lead to smartphone hand injuries.

Drew Brees’ Hand Rehab

Drew Brees Hand Rehab

This week New Orleans hand specialist Dr. Brandon P. Donnelly was interviewed by WWL Radio regarding the likely progress of Drew Brees’ hand rehab.

Drew Brees’ Hand Therapy

Drew Brees is well into the rehab process after injuring his throwing thumb in the New Orleans Saints’ Sept. 15 game against the Los Angeles Rams. In today’s post, we will share opinions based on an assumption of care. We are not actively involved in Drew’s treatments. He had surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament ligament three days … Read More

Drew Brees’ Hand Injury

Drew Brees' Hand Injury

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is expected to miss significant playing time after suffering ligament damage to the thumb on his throwing hand. Determining the exact nature of his injury will go a long way toward understanding how long he’ll be sidelined. In today’s blog post, we will discuss Drew Brees’ hand injury, his surgical options, and the factors … Read More

Understanding Dupuytren’s Contractures

Dupuytren’s Contractures

Commonly referred to as “Viking disease,” Dupuytren’s contracture may not be a commonly known condition, but for thousands of sufferers it is a crippling hand deformity.

Texting Thumb

texting thumb

In today’s post, Dr. Donnelly takes a closer look at how cubital tunnel syndrome causes pain and your treatment options.

Soccer Goalie Hand Injuries

soccer goalie hand injuries

Congratulations to the French National Soccer Team! In today’s blog post I discuss hands, specifically soccer goalie hand injuries.

4th of July Firework Hand Injuries

Firework hand injury

Because fireworks are so readily available in Louisiana, we assume they are safe. In today’s blog post we discuss firework hand injuries and how to avoid them this 4th of July!