Trigger Finger

Dr. Carl N. Williams, Jr. offers trigger finger surgery to patients in Las Vegas, Henderson, Paradise, Spring Valley, North Las Vegas and Sunrise Manor, as well as the surrounding areas of Nevada.

Your fingers are composed of tendons and pulleys that allow them to bend and straighten. However, when the pulley at the base of your finger becomes too thick, it restricts the movement of the tendons. This can cause a condition commonly referred to as trigger finger.

What are Symptoms of Trigger Finger?

  • The finger will click or lock into place
  • Swelling
  • Pain
  • Stiffness

Am I a Good Candidate for Trigger Finger Surgery in Henderson?

There are a variety of options for treating trigger finger including wearing a splint, changing activities and steroid injections. When these treatment options don’t work, Dr. Williams may recommend surgery.

How is Trigger Finger Surgery in Las Vegas Performed?

Dr. Williams has extensive experience with trigger finger surgery and can answer all of your questions at your initial consultation. The goal is to allow the tendon in the finger to glide more freely by opening the pulley at the base of the finger.

Generally, you will regain control of the finger immediately after surgery and normal use of the hand. However, some patients require hand therapy after surgery.

How Much Does Trigger Finger Surgery in Spring Valley Cost?

The cost for surgery can be discussed at your initial consultation with Dr. Williams. Contact your insurance provider to see if your plan will cover any of your trigger finger surgery.