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Thumb based Arthritis with Cynthia Su, MD

Dr. Cynthia Su, MD, a hand surgeon with The Everett Clinic, discusses thumb based arthritis. It's common in women especially those over 50 years old. Splinting is usually the first step to address this issue. If splinting is not effective, steroid injections may help reduce inflammation. Surgery to remove the arthritic bone is also an option and has a very high patient satisfaction rate

Dr. Cynthia Su, a hand surgeon with The Everett Clinic discusses thumb based arthritis