News and Research

As an advisor in the orthopedic community, Dr. Hildreth stays closely involved in the study and development of new techniques, instruments and implants that affect the small bones and joints of the hand and wrist, as well as other common upper extremity conditions.

Dr. Hildreth and his medical team work with other orthopedic professionals and the engineers and manufacturers responsible for creating medical tools that can facilitate procedures, reduce recovery time for patients and improve overall function of the hand and upper extremity - in order to provide a superior outcome.

News & Highlights
Houston Hand, Wrist and Elbow Specialist Dr. David Hildreth Helps Patients Preserve Joints and Avoid Invasive Joint Replacement Proceduress

Houston Hand, Wrist and Elbow Specialist Dr. David Hildreth Performs New Modified LRTI Procedure for Arthritis of the Thumb, Reduces Surgical and Recovery Times

Dr. David Hildreth is featured among the medical community's finest featured in the Forst Bend Focus August 2010 issue.

Hand, Wrist and Elbow Specialist of Houston, Dr. David Hildreth, Now Available in Katy and Sugar Land to Meet Growing Demand

Houston Hand, Wrist and Elbow Specialist Dr. David Hildreth Responds to Pleas for More Orthopedic Surgeons in Haiti

Houston's Leading Orthopedic Surgeon and Hand Specialist Dr. David Hildreth Once Again Named Among Top Docs by Patients and Peers

Leading Hand, Wrist & Elbow Specialist Dr. David Hildreth Featured on World Renowned Medical Site,, Performing Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release

Dr. David Hildreth featured on world-wide reviewed

Dr. David Hildreth Among First Hand Specialists in Houston to Offer Advanced Needle Aponeurotomy Procedure

Dr. Hildreth Awarded Peer-Nominated Super Docs Honor by Texas Monthly Magazine

Dr. Hildreth Named Amongh H Texas Magazine's Top Docs List

What's New in Hand Surgery

As Seen in Newsweek

New Website Launches

New Wrist Implant

Local athletes enjoy professional treatment

Better tools techniques make total wrist replacement a viable option
Core Symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) Study

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome and the Painful Upper Extremity

Tennis Elbow Study

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