Orthopaedic Hand Treatment in Nebraska

At Nebraska Hand and Shoulder Institute, we deeply appreciate the vital role your hands play in your day-to-day activities and overall quality of life. Our team, led by esteemed orthopaedic hand surgeon Dr. Dolf Ichtertz, is committed to offering outstanding hand treatment services for a variety of hand-related issues.

From fractures and injuries to chronic conditions, we strive to offer comprehensive care to help you regain optimal hand function and enhance your well-being.

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Advanced Care by Dr. Dolf R. Ichtertz

In Omaha, Lincoln, and Grand Island Dr. Ichtertz is known for his advanced care and expertise in hand treatments. Using state-of-the-art techniques and thorough evaluations, he ensures accurate diagnoses and effective solutions for your hand needs. Services include endoscopic carpal tunnel release and percutaneous trigger finger release to optimize hand function and appearance.

Expertise and Compassionate Care

Choosing a hand surgeon goes beyond expertise; it's about compassionate care. Dr. Ichtertz stands out for providing compassionate care, leading to stellar outcomes and heartfelt patient appreciation. Whether you have carpal tunnel issues, sports injuries, or other hand-related concerns, Dr. Ichtertz's expertise can help you regain your quality of life.

Dr. Ichtertz meets with each patient individually, to ensure that they receive the benefit of his extensive experience. Where many other orthopaedic facilities require patients to meet with Physician’s Assistants or lower level healthcare professionals, nothing compares to meeting directly with an expert surgeon to determine the root cause of your hand pain. This ensures that you are accurately diagnosed and receive the best treatment possible.

Our Orthopaedic Hand Treatment Specialties

Trigger Finger

Nebraska Hand & Shoulder offers a minimally invasive procedure to alleviate trigger finger and restore your quality of life.

Ganglion Cyst

Ganglion cysts, prevalent in the hand and wrist area, can become bothersome when they grow large, causing discomfort or even pain. Our orthopaedic hand surgeon at Nebraska Hand & Shoulder Institute is skilled in effectively treating such problems, delivering you relief from pain.

Thumb Arthritis

Don't let thumb arthritis affect your day-to-day tasks. At Nebraska Hand & Shoulder Institute, our hand surgeon can provide you with long-term pain relief and improved quality of life through advanced treatments. 

Dupuytren’s Contracture

Suffering from Dupuytren's Contracture? Our orthopaedic hand surgeon at Nebraska Hand & Shoulder Institute effectively restores full mobility through surgical procedures. Get back your freedom of movement with us.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Experience virtually no pain or restrictions with our advanced outpatient surgical treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome at Nebraska Hand & Shoulder Institute. Our hand surgeon will have you back to your regular activities within hours or days, not weeks or months.

Tendon Injury in the Hand

Traumatic tendon injuries in the hand can significantly impair motion. At Nebraska Hand & Shoulder Institute, our orthopaedic hand surgeon is a specialist in end-to-end repairs for cut (lacerated) tendons, helping you regain your mobility and live life unrestricted.

Say Goodbye to Hand Pain

Dealing with hand pain can be challenging, but with Nebraska Hand and Shoulder Institute and Dr. Ichtertz, relief is within reach. Don't let hand pain hinder you - schedule an appointment today and embark on your path to recovery.