Wait times represent the average estimated length of time from registration to being assigned a "first provider" (a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant). Times displayed for Atlantic Health Systems are:

  • Reported as an average of wait times for the previous 2 hours of patients that have presented to the emergency department and have been seen by a provider
  • Refreshed at least every 15 minutes

Many circumstances can affect wait times - for example, patients arriving by ambulance or with life-threatening injuries or illnesses. Patients with severe conditions will be seen before those with less-serious problems or ailments. These times are provided for informational purposes only and cannot be guaranteed upon arrival.

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Last Updated: Aug. 28, 2017 10:36 am

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Hand and Upper Extremity Treatments

The hands and arms are critical to daily activities, so when injuries or normal wear and tear affect these areas, it can be very life limiting.  Thankfully, Atlantic Orthopedic Institute provides a wide range of treatments for the upper extremities using cutting-edge technology that improve range of motion and restore independence.

We have board-certified surgeons, who specialize in all problems of the hand, wrist, forearm, elbow and shoulder, including:

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome and over-use syndromes
  • Congenital deformities and abnormalities
  • Degenerative and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Fractures, dislocations and subluxations
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Impingement syndromes of the shoulder, elbow, and wrist
  • Instability of the shoulder
  • Nerve and tendon injuries
  • Nerve disorders
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Soft tissue sprains, strains, and contusions
  • Trauma and other related injuries

Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s hand and upper extremity treatments include:

  • Brachial plexus reconstruction
  • Custom braces and orthotics
  • Custom casting and splinting
  • Fracture repair
  • Microsurgery

In addition, Morristown Medical Center offers specialized services to help those with Dupuytren’s contracture – a hand deformity caused by a painless thickening of the skin. Learn more >