Elbow, Hand and Wrist | Norton Healthcare Louisville, Ky.

Elbow, Hand and Wrist

Experiencing an elbow, hand or wrist injury can keep you from performing the best at your sport — or even completing daily tasks. Norton Sports Health can help you recover from many elbow, hand or wrist injuries or issues, such as hand, wrist and elbow fractures, tendon injuries, scaphoid fracture, wrist and thumb ligament injuries and TFCC (triangular fibrocartilage complex) tears.

Our providers have advanced training to recommend and provide a broad range of treatment. Many ailments can be treated with physical therapy and anti-inflammatories. If you need arm or hand surgery, the specialists at Louisville Arm & Hand have the expertise and skill to help you return to your sport and activity level.

Specialized Training and Innovative Treatment

Our arm and hand surgeons are among the most skilled in the nation. Our surgeons learned their hand, wrist, elbow and arm specialties at institutions in the United States and abroad. Our specialists include members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand.

The Norton Sports Health Difference

Our physicians specialize in sports medicine and are fellowship trained. Their expertise allows them to provide comprehensive care to athletes of all levels. This care typically includes a unique team approach, which could include advanced treatment techniques, new technology or physical therapy.

No Matter Your Activity Level – We Can Help

Norton Sports Health features a team of highly trained sports medicine specialists, including orthopedic surgeons, nonsurgical orthopedic specialists, neurologists, physiatrists and a sports psychologist. These specialists work together with sports nutritionists, athletic trainers, physical therapists, nurses and other care providers to design customized programs that help athletes of all ages return to optimal performance following a sports-related injury.

About Norton Sports Health

No matter what type of athlete you are, Norton Sports Health can provide you with the care you need. From high school to professional, from older adults to weekend warriors, we prevent sports-related injuries and get you back to the activities you enjoy.

  • Norton Sports Health specialists are trained and experienced in caring for sports-related injuries and conditions.
  • Our team includes orthopedists, neurologists, primary care physicians, professional athletic trainers and physical therapists.
  • Our providers work together to provide advanced care for athletes and individuals of all ages.
  • We design customized programs that meet your specific needs and help get you back to your active lifestyle.
  • Our sports health specialists serve as medical directors for the Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon/Marathon.
  • We provide athletic trainers to high schools and colleges in Louisville and Southern Indiana.
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