Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) December 18, 2012
The Hand and Wrist Institute has moved into a new office location in Beverly Hills, CA, to accommodate its growing number of patients that value the clinic's impeccable dedication and care.
Steered by the vision of the accomplished Dr. John T. Knight, a board certified, orthopedic surgeon with in excess of 20 years of expertise, the Hand and Wrist Institute endeavors to identify the ideal means of care to rejuvenate hand, wrist and upper extremity functionality.
Recognized as one of the leading practices in the area for this type of care, the Hand and Wrist Institute capitalizes on the latest trends in treatment and technology with an approach that seeks to minimize invasive procedures, yielding a more expedient, painless recovery.
At the clinic, Dr. Knight is equipped to undertake a medley of non-surgical or surgical treatments in providing his patients with the highest level of care. Among the vast number of patients that consult Dr. Knight, 90% of them are treated with non-surgical procedures, including splints to physical therapy.
For those few patients requiring invasive treatment, the Hand and Wrist Institute offers an impeccable, modern surgical facility, equipped with enhanced arthroscopic and endoscopic technologies. The entirety of these treatments are completed in outpatient care. Dr. Knight performs an array of invasive procedures, including
Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release (ECTR), Advanced Wrist Arthroscopy, Trigger Finger Release, Elbow Surgery and Cyst Removal, among other treatments.
Regarded as one of the most prominent hand and wrist specialists, Dr. Knight has built his reputation on innovative, non-invasive treatments for hand, wrist and upper extremity ailments. Over his 20 year career he has performed more than 15,000 procedures, specializing in advanced wrist arthroscopic procedures and stitchless endoscopic carpal tunnel release treatments.
Educated at the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport, where he was awarded the Louisiana Orthopedic Association Outstanding Student Award, Dr. Knight completed a Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the Joesph H. Boyes program in Los Angeles.
He began to receive national recognition in 1998 with his efforts that assisted the United States Congress in passing into law the Aviation Medical Assistance Act resulting in the placement of defibrillators on all airplanes. Dr. Knight also pioneered as one of the first medical doctors in the South to complete a toe-to-thumb transplant procedure.
Dr Knight's expertise has been sought by and recognized in major media outlets such as Good Morning America, CNN and The Wall Street Journal.
The Hand and Wrist Institute under Dr. Knight's stewardship has established itself as a leading practice for patients seeking solutions for their wrist, hand and upper extremity pain. With the clinic's integrated approach that minimizes invasive treatment, patients experience rejuvenated use and renewed confidence for their overall health.
Know more about the Hand and Wrist Institute by going to their website: handandwristinstitute.com/treatments/