Getting you back on track

Elbow, Wrist and Hand

At SPORTMSED·SA, we specialise in the prevention, treatment and recovery of elbow, wrist and hand pain, injuries and conditions.

The following fact sheets are designed to provide you with a brief overview and basic understanding of conditions and treatments relevant to the elbow, wrist and hand.

Learn about condition symptoms, non-operative and surgical treatment options, risks and complications, recovery times, and much more. Please keep in mind that treatment methods and outcomes vary from patient to patient. Each individual patient has specialised requirements that may differ to the information provided on the fact sheets.

Broken Bones and Injuries

  • Anatomy of the hand
  • Broken wrist
  • Elbow dislocation
  • Elbow fracture
  • Elbow sprain
  • Finger fracture
  • Flexor tendon injury
  • Forearm fracture
  • Hand fracture
  • Nerve injuries and disease
  • Scaphoid fracture of the wrist
  • Tendon tear at the elbow
  • Thumb fracture
  • Thumb sprain
  • Wrist sprain



Our practitioners are highly skilled in a range of treatment methods and are available for consultation at our Stepney Healthcare Hub, Blackwood, Henley Beach, Morphett Vale, Mount Gambier, Victor Harbor and Darwin locations.

Consultation services are also available with our Orthopaedic Surgeons at Goolwa, Mildura, Port Lincoln, Salisbury Plain and St Agnes.

For all appointments and enquiries at SPORTSMED·SA, contact 08 8130 1222.