Dr Looi Kok Poh’s Specialty
Dr. Looi Kok Poh offers orthopaedic surgical procedures to treat the following hand and wrist conditions:
Wrist Sprains & Wrist Fractures
Doctor Looi will examine the wrist fracture that could occur in the radius or the carpals of the wrist. Thereafter, he shall consider various factors and come up with the best treatment plan for your condition. Severe fractures in your wrist may sometimes require surgery to implant screws or plates to hold the fractured bone pieces to enable healing.
Carpal Tunnel Release
In this procedure, Dr Looi will cut through the carpal tendon to create extra space for the nerves and all nearby tendons. In the event that nerves in your wrist are compressed, he will surgically release the compressions on the nerves that are causing pain, tingling sensation or numbness.
Hand Dislocation Repair
Dislocation of the hands could be caused by sports injuries, accidents or rheumatoid arthritis symptoms. Dislocation could be incredibly unpleasant when you try to move your hands. If go untreated or improper treatment, the joint may remain unstable that result in re-injury in the future.
That is the reason whenever you experience pain or discomfort due to an injury or a medical condition like arthritis, it’s recommended that you seek immediate medical treatment from a professional orthopaedic surgeon like Dr. Looi Kok Poh.
Dr. Looi Kok Poh has the extensive knowledge, expertise and over 20 years’ experience to diagnose and give proper treatment to any wrist condition or injuries.