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Dr. Erickson speaks about flexor tendon injuries

Dr. Erickson of Raleigh Hand to Shoulder Center was the invited speaker for the quarterly meeting of the North Carolina Upper Extremity Special Interest Group. On January 15, 2019 Dr. Erickson and 20 occupational therapists discussed current trends in surgical and rehabilitative treatment for patients with flexor tendon injuries in the hands.

Dr Erickson Discussed Broken Wrist Treatment at Conference

Dr. John M. Erickson of Raleigh Hand Center discussed the treatment options for patients with broken wrists at UNC Orthopedic Conference at WakeMed hospital on 4/23/2018. His talk was titled “Prevention of Complications in Distal Radius Fracture Surgery.” Local area hand surgeons, therapists, radiology staff, and ortho residents were in attendance.         […]

Dr Erickson discusses Dupuytren’s Contracture treatment

Dr. John Erickson of Raleigh Hand Center discussed Dupuytren’s Contracture treatment at the UNC orthopedic hand conference on August 14, 2017. Dr. Erickson offers 3 types of procedures for Dupuytrens patients: needle aponeurotomy, Xiaflex injections, and Dupuytrens fasciectomy surgery. He also uses Kenalog steroid injections for early Dupuytrens nodules prior to joint contracture formation. Here is […]

Dr. John Erickson presents at Duke Raleigh Orthopedic Conference

Dr. John Erickson of Raleigh Hand Center presented at Duke Raleigh Hospital Orthopedic Grand Rounds on 3/9/2016. The conference was attended by hand surgeons, orthopedic surgeons, nurses, mid-level providers, therapists and hospital staff.  Dr. Erickson discussed prevention and treatment of infections.