In addition to our own website, there are other sites on the Web that provide interesting and helpful hand surgery and care information. Because we are committed to improving the knowledge of our patients, we are providing the following selection of links to other sites you might find interesting and informative. We have grouped some of the links into various categories to provide quick access to the topics of greatest interest to you.
If you have a suggestion for a new link, please send us an email, as we are always looking for good resources to pass along to our valued patients and visitors to our website. We hope you find these sites helpful!
This is the national society of Orthopaedic surgeons. Public information is available, regarding many Orthopaedic problems.
This is the website of the AANEM. The AANEM is dedicated to the advancement of neuromuscular, musculoskeletal, and electrodiagnostic (EDX) medicine. They are developing a patient resources site.
The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Inc. functions to serve the best interests of the public and of the medical profession by establishing educational standards for orthopaedic residents and by evaluating the initial and continuing qualifications and knowledge of orthopaedic surgeons.
This is the website of the AMA, the national society of Physicians. Information regarding specialty societies is available. Public information is available regarding medical problems.
The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) is the world's oldest and most prestigious orthopaedic association. Membership in The American Orthopaedic Association is an earned membership that comes at the end of a stringent peer-reviewed process. Fewer than 10% of practicing orthopaedic surgeons have achieved AOA Membership. This designation means that the surgeon has achieved recognition for exceptional accomplishments and leadership in the orthopaedic specialty. AOA Members have a demonstrated commitment to leadership in the various arenas of orthopaedic practice.
This is the patient education site of the ASA and provides more information regarding anesthesia.
This is the national society of Hand surgeons. Public information is available regarding many hand problems.