Patient Education

At Trinity Hand Specialists, we are committed to delivering excellence in hand and wrist care, which continues with our patient education library. Here, you will find helpful, descriptions and treatment options for the most common conditions that Dr. Gorman treats. Please keep in mind, however, that he also treats many conditions other than those listed.

These materials are meant to provide a general, educational overview. Please understand that each patient is unique, and no online content can replace a personal examination and one-on-one communication with Dr. Gorman.

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • DeQuervain’s Tenosynovitis
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture
  • Ganglion Cysts
  • Arthritis of the Hand and Wrist
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Trigger Thumb and Digit
  • In-Office Surgery
  • Nerve Conduction Study (NCS) and Electromyography (EMG)
  • Steroid Injections

For educational material about conditions not listed above, both the American Association for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) have accurate and up-to-date information available on their websites.

American Association for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)