Blog, Updates and Events

Treating Dupuytren’s Contracture: Know Your Options

Your hand hurts, and you have trouble stretching out your fingers, making it difficult to accomplish many household tasks. You may have a condition called Dupuytren’s contracture. Learn about your treatment options.

Nov 15th, 2021
How Do I Treat Tennis Elbow?

Elbow pain can be disabling. If you’re having discomfort in your elbow, you may also be experiencing difficulty in everyday movements that require its use — for example, brushing your teeth. You may have tennis elbow.

Oct 20th, 2021
GHSE Hosts Hand2Hand Atlanta 2019

On November 9, 2019, Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow will be hosting a day of surgery at Georgia Surgical Center on Peachtree located at 2061 Peachtree Road in Atlanta.

Oct 1st, 2019
What You Can Do to Prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Do your wrists hurt after you’ve been on the computer most of the day? You could be at risk for carpal tunnel syndrome, a painful condition that results from repetitive motion of your hands and wrists. Learn about proven ways to prevent this ailment.

Nov 9th, 2018
5 Tips to Speed Your Recovery from Rotator Cuff Surgery

Recovering from rotator cuff surgery can take up to six months, and it’s easy to have setbacks. By following these simple tips, you can speed up your recovery and get back to an active lifestyle sooner rather than later.

Sep 18th, 2018
What Are the Warning Signs of Trigger Finger?

Trigger finger is a fairly common and well-known condition affecting your ability to easily bend and straighten your fingers or thumbs. There are some warning signs and symptoms to watch for that can help you know if you are developing the condition.

Jan 26th, 2018
GHSE Hosts Hand2Hand Atlanta 2017

On Saturday, November 10, 2017, over 30 volunteers contributed their expertise and time to provide free medical evaluation and surgical services for patients needing hand and upper extremity care in our Atlanta community.

Dec 10th, 2017
Atlanta Braves Game

Let’s Go Braves! After a HURRICANE of a week, our staff had a blast soaking up the sun at SunTrust Park, the new home to our Atlanta Braves!

Sep 22nd, 2017
Congratulations Dr. Starr!

Dr. H. McMillan Starr, Jr., MD is now a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Aug 24th, 2017