Dr James Mclean - Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dr James Mclean - Ortopaedic Surgeon
Dr James Mclean - Ortopaedic Surgeon

Wrist

Dr McLean manages all wrist conditions

Dr McLean has a special interest in wrist conditions and has advanced, international sub-specialty training in arthroscopic (key-hole) wrist surgery; reconstructive wrist surgery; and arthritis-related wrist surgery

Some common wrist surgeries that Dr McLean performs:

  • Endoscopic, minimally-invasive carpal tunnel release
  • Wrist arthroscopy (key-hole) surgery
  • Distal radius fracture management (broken radius bone)
  • Reconstructive and revision surgery
  • Partial and complete wrist fusions
  • All fractures (broken bones) around the wrist

Patient information for wrist conditions and surgery

See Dr Mclean’s guide for carpal tunnel surgery and recovery.   If you have flown to Adelaide for your surgery, be sure to check out the guide for flying after wrist surgery, and the one that everyone wants to know, when can I drive after carpal tunnel surgery.

Also the following resources have information about specific surgery techniques and wrist conditions.

Broken Bones & Injuries

Diseases & Conditions

Treatments & Surgeries

Also see Multimedia Patient Education Links

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