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Dr. Bates specializes in treatment of virtually all conditions affecting any region from the elbow to the fingertips: symptoms can include discomfort, numbness, tingling, burning, pain, or difficulty using the arm and hand. He has a special interest in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, nerve compression syndromes, sports or athletic-related ailments, WALANT surgery, and traumatic injuries. Below is a small list of the most common diagnoses.
At The Hand to Shoulder Center in Fort Worth, TX, our team of fellowship-trained hand, elbow, and shoulder surgeons treat any and all conditions from the shoulder to the fingertip. Our surgeons perform both elective and reconstructive procedures, including:
Traumatic Injury Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Wide Awake Local Anesthesia Only Surgery
Our physicians are associated with the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact us online or call (817) 420-9238.