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Trigger Finger

Trigger Finger

How We DO Trigger Finger Surgery

Trigger finger or tenosing tenosynovitis implies a condition that occurs when the pulley inside the wrist swells, becoming too thick; causing friction, therefore the tendon cannot glide smoothly through the pulley. Naturally, pulleys secure the tendons close to the bone, supporting the tendon during finger movement.

Causes of Trigger Finger:

  • Diabetes
  • Repeated strong gripping
  • Gout
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

What Trigger Finger Surgery Costs

The cost of trigger finger surgery varies depending on the condition of the injury. Please contact us and schedule a consultation with board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael K.Obeng. MiKO Plastic Surgery, Beverly Hills will accommodate the most accurate cost estimates for your trigger finger surgical needs. If you’re not in the Beverly Hills or Los Angeles area, visit our travel section to arrange a trip to MiKO Plastic Surgery.

Recovery Time

Dr. Michael K.Obeng may advise the patient to wear a splint and change their daily hand movement patterns. Depending on the severity of the injury, Dr. Michael K.Obeng may conduct a steroid treatment, essentially injecting the steroid into the base of the finger. This treatment will reduce swelling in the region. If symptoms don’t improve, surgery may be the next option. After the procedure, Dr. Michael K.Obeng will prescribe medication and will advise treatment options to help the patient have a speedy recovery. Soreness may last for several weeks, Full recovery may take several months.

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