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Dr. Steven Rueda is one of the most sought after doctors for wrist sprain in Palm Beach. Wrist sprain is the medical name given to injury of the wrist ligaments. These ligaments are tissues that connect bones to other bones. Injury to the ligaments can be simple bruising, a partial tear, or a full tear of the ligament.

Wrist Sprain Symptoms and Diagnosis

Dorsal Intercapal Ligamment, Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex, Dorsal Radiocarpal Ligament, Scapholunate Ligament


Ligament sprains are primarily caused by trauma to the affected area. They usually result in significant pain, and in the worse scenarios they may lead to instability of the bones that they are holding together if the ligaments are fully ruptured. The image below shows some of the most commonly injured wrist ligaments.



There are three main types of wrist sprain surgery: wrist arthroscopy, ligament repair, ligament reconstruction. Dr. Rueda is an expert in all of these procedures, and has presented on the subject in national meetings. Some of the differences across the types of surgery are listed below:

Recovery and Downtime

Why Choose Precision hand Center for your Wrist Sprain Procedure?

Dr. Rueda, a Hand Fellowship trained surgeon who has 7 years and 2,000 procedures of experience will be your safe and best choice for wrist sprain treatment. Successful results in these procedures require a surgeon that is experienced and knowledgeable in hand surgery and hand anatomy. Dr. Rueda has published articles in expert peer reviewed journals and his work has been presented in several national conferences. Dr. Rueda’s passion for patient education and custom centered approach will guarantee you feel comfortable every step of the way. Dr. Rueda also believes in treating his patients as if he was treating his own family; you can trust you will enter a trusting and long-term relationship and have some of the best wrist sprain treatment Palm Beach can offer.

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