Hand surgery

The hand contains a large number of important and complex anatomical structures in a very small space. Die Handchirurgie unter der Leitung von Dr. Henning Sauer, Facharzt für Chirurgie, Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie ist spezialisiert auf die Behandlung von Erkrankungen und Verletzungen der komplexen Handstruktur.


Our services

  • Hand surgery
  • Hand tendonitis (tenovaginitis)
  • Tendon insertion disorders – tendopathies
  • Arthrosis in the hand, wrist, finger
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Nerve constriction syndromes of the upper extremity
  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • Scaphoid bone injuries, Scaphoid fracture and their consequences
  • Golfer’s elbow, tennis elbow
  • Skier’s thumb
  • Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Lunate (Kienböck’s Disease)
  • Tendinopathy
  • Ganglion cyst (ganglion, hand)
  • Distal radius fracture

During the consultation, you will be thoroughly examined and given detailed advice on conservative or surgical treatment options.

Hand surgeries and emergency hand surgeries are performed at Johanniter-Krankenhaus Geesthacht.

If you suffer from a degenerative disease or the consequences of an injury to the hand, you are cordially invited to our hand consultation.