Mr Rupert Wharton

Rupert Wharton is a consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Hand and Wrist surgeon in Central and South-West London.  He has a practice and research interest in sports injuries and fractures of the hand and wrist, as well as elective problems including wrist arthroscopy, arthritis, dupuytren's disease and nerve compression such as carpal and cubital tunnel syndrome.

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  • What are the treatment options for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

    What are the treatment options for Carpal Tunne...

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome causes pain and tingling in the fingers, and weakness of the thumb muscles.  It is caused by pressure on the median nerve as it passes from the...

    What are the treatment options for Carpal Tunne...

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome causes pain and tingling in the fingers, and weakness of the thumb muscles.  It is caused by pressure on the median nerve as it passes from the...

  • What is affected in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    What is affected in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    Carpal tunnel syndrome causes pain and tingling in the hand and the fingers.  Usually the thumb, index and middle finger are affected because the median nerve branches supply these fingers....

    What is affected in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    Carpal tunnel syndrome causes pain and tingling in the hand and the fingers.  Usually the thumb, index and middle finger are affected because the median nerve branches supply these fingers....

  • What causes tingling in the fingers?

    What causes tingling in the fingers?

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is the most common cause of tingling of the fingers.  This occurs when the median nerve because squashed under a thick compressive ligament in the wrist.  It...

    What causes tingling in the fingers?

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is the most common cause of tingling of the fingers.  This occurs when the median nerve because squashed under a thick compressive ligament in the wrist.  It...

  • Does trapeziectomy or joint replacement give a faster recovery for painful thumb osteoarthritis?

    Does trapeziectomy or joint replacement give a ...

    Both trapeziectomy surgery (taking out the small bone at the base of the thumb), and joint replacement are excellent for improving pain related to osteoarthritis of the thumb carpometacarpal joint....

    Does trapeziectomy or joint replacement give a ...

    Both trapeziectomy surgery (taking out the small bone at the base of the thumb), and joint replacement are excellent for improving pain related to osteoarthritis of the thumb carpometacarpal joint....

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