May 21, 2021

The Art of Medicine versus the Digital Healthcare Revolution

The world is changing fast with smartphones in the hands of adult weathered labourers and small kids playing Minecraft relentlessly in an addictive craving fashion. It changes us all. ‘They’ warn us that the digital revolution will interrupt everything that […]
July 20, 2020

Dorsal Wrist Pain: Scapho-lunate Ligament Instability

Dorsal wrist pain is a very common presentation in young active sports players. Pain associated with a sense of grip weakness and a pattern of worsening when loaded in extension could suggest a Scapho-lunate ligament injury or insufficiency. Many active […]
June 4, 2020

Wrist Pain Doing the Downward Dog

The Orthopaedic literature suggests that up to 60% of the population will present with backache of such severity that they will seek medical help.  The fair majority of these cases will be labelled “mechanical” in nature and will get better over […]
May 18, 2020

Clinical applications of Botox in a Hand Surgery Practice

Spasticity refers to muscles that go into permanent spasm with resultant deformity, disability and even pain. The surgical application for spasticity has been used for many years in children who suffer from birth-related ischaemic events (like Cerebral Palsy) but also […]