Hand/Wrist Specialists

Hand and Wrist Specialist in Frisco

At Performance Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, we are specialists at diagnosing and treating hand and wrist pain.  An accurate diagnosis is of the utmost importance, since your treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery are all dependent on the injury or the cause of your pain.

Our Doctors are Accepting New Patients

Our hand and wrist specialists are currently accepting new patients. To request an appointment, please use our convenient online scheduling system. We look forward to seeing you.

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Types of Hand and Wrist Injuries

  • Strains – injury of a muscle or tendon
  • Fractures – when your hand or wrist bone has a break in it
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – occurs as a result of recurring wrist movements, such as typing on a computer keyboard
  • Kienbock’s Wrist – an interruption of blood supply causes a fracture in the bone tissue
  • Arthritis – inflammation of the joints
  • Dislocations – a displacement of a bone from its normal position
  • Tendinitis – inflammation of one or more tendons.

One of the more common causes of wrist pain is carpal tunnel syndrome.  This condition affects millions of Americans by causing numbness, tingling and weakness in the hand and wrist area.  It is typically caused by repetitive wrist motions.  The carpal ligament gets compressed and pinches the median nerve.

Symptoms of Carpal Tunnel:

  • Numbness in fingers or hands
  • Pain from your wrist to your arm
  • Weakness in hands

Treatment Options

    • Rest
    • Steroid Injections
    • Surgery
  1. Our other orthopaedic specialties include:
    • Knee
    • Shoulder
    • Hip
    • Elbow
    • Foot and Ankle

Wonderful Client Feedback

Dr. Diehl always listens and takes the most conservative approach for the injury rather than surgery first. He’s taken care of several of my sprains & falls. Highly recommend.


I really like Dr. Maurer. He is so down-to-earth and honest. I’ve learned to trust his advice and guidance because he cares about his patients.


Scheduling was quick, office staff was friendly and efficient and nurse and x-ray tech were friendly and thorough. Dr. Lessner was prompt and friendly. He made us feel comfortable and explained everything clearly and thoroughly.


This has been one of the best medical care experiences I’ve had, from our initial consultation to post-op visits to physical therapy. Dr. Diehl and his team are a very caring, friendly, and professional group. I had a left knee injury (meniscus and ACL tears). Thank you!!


Very impressed with Dr. Lessner. Very thorough and listened to me. He gave me multiple treatment options and involved me in the decision making. Highly recommend!


Dr. Diehl was very kind and caring. I don’t think there is a person in this office who is not professional and personable. They go above and beyond for their patients.