Gardening Injuries

Hand Surgeon Mark E. Pruzansky, MD and Jason S. Pruzansky, MD can help you experience less pain and recover quicker from hand, wrist and elbow surgery through minimally invasive surgery techniques. Call our Concierge Services at 212-249-8700 to schedule your appointment.

Repetitive stress injuries (RSIs) are commonly seen in gardeners due to placing too much force on ligaments, muscles, joints, and tendons, which causes inflammation, pain, and a possible reduced range of motion.

Below is a partial list of the sports injuries and other activities with their related injuries treated at HandSport Surgery Institute in New York:

  • sprains of the interphalangeal joint of the fingers
  • sprains of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the fingers
  • wrist ligament injuries
  • elbow ligament injuries