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Trusted Medical Center for Wrist and Hand Surgery in Houston, TX

You shouldn’t have to live with the constant discomfort of pain and hands. Whether from the result of an accident, injury, or complications from a chronic condition, pain in your extremities can adversely affect your ability to do even the simplest of tasks. Alleviate your pain and discomfort with treatment from an orthopedic surgeon you can trust.

At Hand & Microsurgery Associates, we are committed to helping patients improve their quality of life. Our center specializes in wrist and hand surgery in Houston, TX. With our skill, experience, and compassionate approach to care, you have everything you need to improve your comfort and restore a sense of normalcy.

Find Relief from Wrist and Hand Pain

It is all too easy to take your strength and sense of touch for granted. When you sustain a hand or elbow injury, you might encounter constant pain, numbness, and weakness. Don’t leave these symptoms alone, as they might be signs of more severe conditions, like peripheral neuropathy or damaged tendons.

Hand or wrist injuries can lead to complications that will hinder your ability to conduct activities in your daily routine. The longer you ignore your condition, the more likely that it will get worse. Therefore, it is essential to seek treatment from a qualified surgeon. By getting timely medical attention, you can improve your comfort and ability to use your hands.

About Our Practice

Hand & Microsurgery Associates is headed by John T. Burns, M.D. He is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon that specializes in hand surgery. Dr. Burns treats hand, wrist, and upper extremity problems in adults and children. His clinic also offers microsurgery, which uses sophisticated technology and methods to restore the structure and functionality of the hands and extremities.

Our Webster office serves the Greater Houston Metroplex. The office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Same-day appointments are available. Our staff is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Specializing in All Types of Hand Surgery

Our orthopedic hand surgeon performs all types of procedures for the hands, wrists, and elbows, including:

Upper Extremity Surgery for All Age Groups Affecting the Hand, Wrist, and Elbow Such as:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, and other forms of arthropathies such as gout
  • Reconstructive & Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren’s Disease
  • Infections
  • Tumors
  • Ganglion Cysts

Injury-Related Problems:

  • Fractures
  • Joint Sprains
  • Ligament Tears
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Crush Injuries
  • Nailbed Injuries

Birth Deformities:

  • Syndactyly
  • Reduplicated Digits

Inflammatory Conditions:

  • DeQuervain’s
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Trigger Finger
  • Tendinitis

Contact us to request a consultation with our orthopedic surgeon. We serve patients throughout Houston, TX, as well as the surrounding area.


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Professional Affiliations


The Mayo Hand Club

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Association of Hand Surgery

• American Society of Reconstructive    Microsurgery

• Texas Orthopaedic Association

• Texas Medical Association

• Harris County Medical Society

• Houston Orthhopaedic Society