Welcome to Steve Meadows, MD Patient Education Library.

We invite you to explore our comprehensive list of resources and educational materials designed to help teach you about any hand and upper extremity orthopedic condition you may face or treatment you may undergo. To view the topics, hover your mouse over the appropriate body part and click. Choose the body part then click on the topic on the right to see the video or read more about the condition/treatment.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding your condition or treatment, please feel free to contact Dr. Steve Meadows at (561) 496-6622. To request an appointment, use our secure online appointment request form.

This information is intended for educational and informational purposes only. It should not be used in place of an individual consultation, examination, or the medical advice of your doctor. This information should not be relied upon to determine a diagnosis or course of treatment.

Patient Education Library

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This information is intended for educational and informational purposes only. It should not be used in place of an individual consultation or examination or replace the advice of your health care professional and should not be relied upon to determine diagnosis or course of treatment.

The iHealthSpot patient education library was written collaboratively by the iHealthSpot editorial team which includes Senior Medical Authors Dr. Mary Car-Blanchard, OTD/OTR/L and Valerie K. Clark, and the following editorial advisors: Steve Meadows, MD, Ernie F. Soto, DDS, Ronald J. Glatzer, MD, Jonathan Rosenberg, MD, Christopher M. Nolte, MD, David Applebaum, MD, Jonathan M. Tarrash, MD, and Paula Soto, RN/BSN. This content complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information. The library commenced development on September 1, 2005 with the latest update/addition on April 13th, 2016. For information on iHealthSpot’s other services including medical website design, visit www.iHealthSpot.com.

Welcome to Steve Meadows, MD Patient Education Library.

We invite you to explore our comprehensive list of resources and educational materials designed to help educate you about any hand and upper extremity orthopedic condition you may face or treatment you may undergo. Simply click on a topic below to learn more.

f you have any questions or concerns regarding your condition or treatment, please feel free to contact Dr. Steve Meadows at (561) 496-6622. To request an appointment, use our secure online appointment request form.

This information is intended for educational and informational purposes only. It should not be used in place of an individual consultation, examination, or the medical advice of your doctor. This information should not be relied upon to determine a diagnosis or course of treatment.

A Guide To Arthroscopy
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis - Pain Management
Bennett's Fracture - Fracture of the Base of the Thumb
Bite Injuries - Animal Bites
Bite Injuries - Human Bites
Boutonniere Deformity - Finger Deformity
Boxer's Fracture - Knuckle Fracture of the Pinky
Carpal Instability - Wrist Ligament Injury
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Endoscopic Release Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Open Release Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)
Clavicle Fracture - Broken Collar Bone
Cold Therapy
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
Congenital Hand Differences
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome - Ulnar Nerve Transposition (Elbow)
deQuervain's Tendonitis - Wrist Tendonitis
Dupuytren's Disease
Electrotherapy - Pain Management
Exercise Therapy - Pain Management
Extensor Tendon Injuries (Hand)
Flexor Tendon Injuries (Hand)
Fractures
Ganglion Cysts - Wrist/Hand Lumps and Bumps
Golfer's Elbow - Medial Epicondylitis
Hand Dislocations
Hand Nerve Injury and Repair
Hand Therapy
Heat Therapy
Humerus Fracture - Broken Upper Arm
Kienbock's Disease (Wrist)
Mallet Finger Injury - Baseball Finger
Myofascial Release
Neuromuscular Re-education
Occupational Therapy: An Overview
Pain Management - An Overview
Pain Management - Arthrocentesis
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Pain Management - Facet Injections
Pediatrics - Bite Injuries, Human Bites
Pediatrics - Congenital Hand Differences
Pediatrics - Fractures
Pediatrics - Little League Syndrome, Pitcher's Elbow
Pediatrics- Bite Injuries, Animal Bites
Phantom Limb Pain
Physical Therapy: An Overview
Pitcher's Elbow - Little League Elbow
Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
Preparing for Surgery
Progressive Strengthening
Progressive Strengthening Exercises
Radial Tunnel Syndrome (Forearm)
Rehabilitation - Hand Therapy
Rehabilitation - Neuromuscular Re-education
Rehabilitation - Progressive Strengthening
Rehabilitation - Shoulder Rehabilitation
Reverse Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Hand
Rotator Cuff Tear & Repair
Scaphoid Fracture - Broken Wrist
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome - Shoulder Tendonitis
Shoulder Rehabilitation
Skier's Thumb
Swan Neck Deformity - Finger Deformity
Tendon Transfers
Tendonitis
Tennis Elbow - Lateral Epicondylitis
Thumb CMC (Basal Joint) Arthroplasty - Thumb Joint Reconstruction
Total Shoulder Replacement
Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex (TFCC) Injury - Wrist Sprain
Trigger Finger and Trigger Thumb
Ultrasound Therapy - Pain Management/Rehabilitation
Whiplash
Whiplash - Chiropractic Treatment
Wrist Fracture - Open Reduction and Internal or External Fixation
X-Rays