Monday, October 30, 2023
Ortho Central, the leading orthopedic clinic in the South-Central Oklahoma region, is proud to announce the opening of its dedicated Hand Center in Norman, Oklahoma.
The center boasts a team of top-tier professionals, Carlton Fernandes, MD, and Carly Phillips, PA-C, who specialize in hand surgery, ready to provide unparalleled care for all hand and wrist-related needs.
The Ortho Central Hand Center is specifically designed to cater to a variety of orthopedic conditions from the elbow to the fingers. From carpal tunnel syndrome to arthritis-related hand concerns, we are fully equipped with cutting-edge treatments and a comprehensive approach to ensure physical recovery and overall well-being.
Ortho Central Hand Center: Destination for Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Care
Educated at the University of Notre Dame and the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Dr. Fernandes furthered his expertise with a hand surgery fellowship at Loyola University Chicago.
Renowned for his dedication, Dr. Fernandes received the Harold Sofield Traveling Fellowship, taking him to Vietnam and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha and Gold Humanism Honor Societies.
He's passionate about hand surgery, empowering patients to resume their beloved activities. Specializing in ailments from carpal tunnel to wrist arthroscopy, patients can expect a compassionate, attentive healthcare journey.
Carly Phillips, PA-C, serves as a physician’s assistant at the Ortho Central Hand Center alongside Dr. Fernandes.
After attaining her Bachelor's from Miami University in Zoology and a Masters in Biomedical Science from the University of Toledo, Carly developed a deep passion for helping patients resume their favorite activities.
Hand Center Services Offered
- Carpal and Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
- Dupuytren’s Contracture
- Fracture fixation
- Hand and wrist arthritis
- Ligament sprains and tears
- Tendon injuries/tendonitis
- Wide awake hand surgery
- Wrist arthroscopy
In-Office Surgical Procedures
For convenience, patients have the option for in-office surgeries, offering numerous benefits including cost savings, no fasting and quicker recovery. However, traditional surgical procedures at our surgery center remain available.
Ortho Central Hand Center
3400 Tecumseh Rd., Suite 305,
Norman, OK 73072
Phone: (405) 360-6764