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Our physicians recommend hand surgery only after all other avenues of treatment have been exhausted. The hand surgeons at Hand Surgical Associates have trained extensively to provide the utmost knowledge and skill to repair injuries and diseases related to the forearm, wrist, and hand. Eric R. George, M.D. and Charles T. Clasen, M.D. have dedicated their careers to helping provide each patient with the best possible outcome. Hand Surgical Associates have been administering the best care at Hand Center of Louisiana for over 25 years and have combined forces with Hand Therapy Center to include all possible remedies for your forearm, wrist, or hand affliction.

Your arms and hands are very important tools that you need daily to function efficiently. When you are stricken with uncomfortable or incapacitating pain from an injury or disease, your Louisiana hand surgery specialists are here to help relieve your pain and get you feeling better as soon as possible. Hand Surgical Associates at the Hand Center of Louisiana has the most knowledgeable hand surgery specialists available when therapy or other treatments will not remedy your condition.

Depending on your condition, treatment will vary. Non-surgical solutions include:

  • Splints or casts
  • Cortisone injections
  • Medications

For more severe situations, surgery may be required. We perform:

  • Full surgical procedures
  • Arthroscopy and micro-vascular surgery

When appropriate, we prescribe hand therapy at the Hand Therapy Center conveniently located just a few blocks from Hand Surgical Associates.

The physicians recommend hand surgery only after all other avenues of treatment have been exhausted as options. Our hand surgeons have trained specifically to provide the upmost knowledge and skill to repair injuries and diseases related to forearm, wrist, and hand. Eric R. George, M.D. and Charles T. Clasen, M.D. have dedicated their careers to helping provide each patient with the best possible outcome. The physicians and staff at Hand Surgical Associates have been administering the best care at the Hand Center of Louisiana for the over two decades and have combined with Hand Therapy Center to include all possible remedies.

The Hand Center of Louisiana offers:

  • Superior surgeons
  • Cutting-edge hand surgery facilities
  • Highly skilled nurses and support staff

We are committed to providing you with the kind of friendly, courteous service that makes a visit to the doctor a reassuring experience. We strive to balance quality surgical care with personal attention, treating each patient with dignity and respect.

Dr. Charles Clasen

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Dr. Eric R. George

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Hand Surgical Associates and the Hand Therapy Center also serve as centers of educational excellence. Through a cooperative program with Tulane University Medical School, medical students and plastic surgery residents have the experience of a teaching rotation thought our facilities and with our physicians.