The Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Center at Mercy

The Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, offers physician expertise with a dedication to advanced treatments for shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand conditions. Our doctors are known throughout the Baltimore region as leading orthopedic surgeons and Mercy Medical Center is considered one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery.

Our Doctors

Our shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand doctors offer advanced expertise in treating injuries of the upper extremities.

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Joseph Ciotola, M.D.

Orthopedics and Joint Replacement, Orthopedics

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Gregory Gasbarro, M.D.

Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgery, Orthopedics

Dr. Kamala Littleton, Orthopedic Surgeon
Kamala Littleton, M.D.

Orthopedics and Joint Replacement, Orthopedics

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John-Paul Rue, M.D.

Sports Medicine, Orthopedics

Conditions We Treat
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Arthritis

At The Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Center at Mercy Medical Center, our doctors specialize in the diagnosis of arthritis in the upper extremities.

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Avascular Necrosis

Our orthopedic surgeons specialize in joint preservation and reconstruction. Patients seek the expertise of our doctors for their advanced skills in treating avascular necrosis of the joints.

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Bursitis and Tendonitis

Bursitis and tendonitis, common overuse injuries in sports, are treated by Mercy's top orthopedic doctors.

Carpal Tunnel
Carpal Tunnel

Carpal tunnel, due to inflammation and swelling of the tendons of the fingers at the wrist, is treated by our top orthopedic doctors.

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De Quervain's Tendonitis

Mercy's expert surgeons treat wrist and hand conditions including De Quervain’s tendonitis, a condition caused by swelling and inflammation in the hand.

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Dupuytren’s Disease

Our Board Certified doctors treat hand conditions including Dupuytren’s disease, a thickening of the tissue directly under the skin in the palm and fingers.

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Fractures

Mercy's orthopedic surgeons work with patients to develop treatment plans to enable them to regain as much use of their shoulders, elbows, wrists and hands as possible following a fracture.

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Frozen Shoulder

Our top orthopedic doctors treat patients with shoulder pain or stiffness that may be due to a frozen shoulder offering treatment options aimed at getting them back to normal activities.

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Golfer’s Elbow

Orthopedic doctors at Mercy offer some of the best treatment options available for patients with golfer’s elbow.

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Muscle and Ligament Tears

Mercy's expert orthopedic surgeons specialize in injuries to the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand including ligament tears and muscle tears.

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Nerve and Tendon Injuries

Our highly skilled doctors provide expertise and advanced surgical skills for hand and finger conditions, including nerve and tendon injuries.

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Rotator Cuff Injuries

Mercy's orthopedic surgeons specialize in determining the best treatment options for patients with shoulder pain and weakness due to rotator cuff injuries.

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Shoulder Instability

Shoulder instability and ligament tears are treated at The Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Center by our Board Certified orthopedic surgeons.

Rue, M.D., John-Paul
Tennis Elbow

Mercy's orthopedic surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of upper extremity conditions, including tennis elbow.

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Trigger Finger

At The Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Center our doctors treat trigger finger, a condition affecting the tendons in the fingers.

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Tumor on Hand and Finger

Mercy's orthopedic doctors specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of hand conditions such as tumors.

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Ulnar Neuropathy

Mercy surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of upper extremity conditions including ulnar neuropathy, a pain and tingling in their elbows or hands.

Treatments We Offer
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Arthroplasty

Arthroplasty is performed by expert doctors at The Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Center at Mercy Medical Center.

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Arthroscopy

Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure during which a camera, light and surgical instruments are inserted through tiny incisions to examine and treat joint conditions.

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Open Reduction Internal Fixation

Open reduction internal fixation is a surgical procedure during which fractures, or broken bones, are repaired. Mercy's surgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of fractures in the upper extremities.

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Open Repair Surgery

Open repair surgery is performed by Mercy's Board Certified doctors for shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand conditions.

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Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement

Patients suffering from shoulder pain seek Mercy's orthopedic surgeons for their expertise in reverse total shoulder replacements and total shoulder replacements.

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Shoulder Stabilization

Our top orthopedic doctors offer shoulder stabilization to patients with conditions such as shoulder dislocations helping them to regain motion in their shoulder.

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Total Elbow Replacement

Total elbow replacement is offered by the expert orthopedic doctors at Mercy Medical Center in Downtown Baltimore.

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Total Shoulder Replacement

Our doctors at The Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Center at Mercy, work with patients to diagnose and treat shoulder pain caused by conditions such as shoulder arthritis and rotator cuff, muscle and ligament tears.

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