Hand Clinic

Our DaVita Medical Group Hand Clinic providers are experts in evaluating and treating all types of injuries and diseases of the hand and wrist. All of our physicians are certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and are trained to provide advanced medical and surgical care for degenerative, traumatic, congenital, neoplastic and rheumatologic conditions of the hand and wrist.

The Hand Clinic provides services across the entire age spectrum from children to seniors. We also offer onsite pharmacy and lab services.

Hand Clinic Clinics

Clinics Providers

Hand Clinic - Journal Center

5150 Journal Center Blvd NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Balcomb, Teresa, MD
Powell, Jayce, NP
Richards, Allison, MD

Hand Clinic Information

Commonly Treated Conditions: Our Procedures Include:

  • Arthritic conditions
  • Athletic and other injuries of the hand and wrist
  • Distal radius fractures
  • Fractures, dislocations, lacerations, sprains of the hand and wrist
  • Nerve entrapment conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Occupational injuries
  • Soft tissue conditions including tumors, cysts, burns, skin grafts and scars
  • Tendon, nerve, ligament injuries and conditions of the hand and forearm
  • Total joint replacement of the wrist and small joints of the hand

  • Cast or splint application and/or removal
  • Closed reductions of fractures or dislocations
  • External fixation device removal
  • Fluoroscans
  • Injections and aspirations of joints
  • Minor surgical procedures that can be performed with local anesthetic, such as foreign body removal, repair of lacerations, etc.
  • Pin removal
  • Suture removal
  • Wound debridement
  • Wound dressings
  • Carpal tunnel surgery

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