Finger Dislocation

Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Finger Dislocation

If your finger is dislocated, that means a bone has been forced out of its normal position. It's a common, painful injury, and one that needs proper treatment.

What is finger dislocation?

This detailed video describes finger dislocation, including its causes, symptoms, and treatment. In many cases, a doctor can treat your dislocation without surgery. The bone is moved back into position, and your finger is supported with a splint. However, if the dislocation caused tissue damage, you may need surgery to prevent long-term problems. Your healthcare provider can create a plan that's right for you.