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What is a Distal Radius Fracture?

Learn about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment options for a distal radius fracture. Find tips for prevention and follow-u…


Is My Wrist Broken? Here’s How to Tell (And What to Do About It)

Learn about signs of a broken wrist, treatments from Dr. Mark Yaffe, and the importance of immediate medical attention. Know…


Your Guide to Expeditious Care After the ER

Get expert follow-up care after ER visits, especially for hand and wrist issues. Dr. Yaffe and his team are here to help you…


6 Upper Extremity Sports Injuries to Watch Out For This Fall

Get expert care for sports injuries at our Schaumburg clinic. Dr. Yaffe offers personalized treatments, championing your hea…


6 Common Pickleball Injuries (And How You Can Avoid Them)

Check out our latest blog where we discuss six common pickleball injuries and shed light on how they can be avoided.


Is My Finger Broken? How to Tell if Your Finger is Broken or Sprained

If you find yourself asking the question, "Is my finger broken?" there are several methods to determine if your finger is f…


Patient Testimonial: Susan’s Life-Changing Surgeries With Dr. Yaffe

Dr. Mark Yaffe specializes in upper extremity care, including complex cases for the hand, wrist, and elbow. When Susan sever…


Do I Have Carpal Tunnel? 6 Facts About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Dr. Mark Yaffe of Barrington Orthopedic Specialists wants his patients to have all the information they need to know when it…


Treating Thumb Joint Pain the Minimally-Invasive Way

Thumb joint pain can be very debilitating. If you're looking for a minimally-invasive way to treat your thumb joint pain, re…