Plenary Session 2 - LIVE STREAM

Date/Time: Fri, October 8, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Keeping “The Upper Hand” on Tendon Injuries in Adult and Children


Local St. Louis hand docs Chris Dy and Chuck Goldfarb have a popular podcast called The Upper Hand which they use as a venue to discuss many topics of hand surgery. This segment will be part of the ASHT Annual Meeting and recorded as a live episode of their outstanding podcast! The discussion will be tendon injuries in adults and children with a focus on trauma. Be a part of the conversation and come with questions for a fantastic surgeon-therapist interaction after a presentation on the topic of pediatric and adult tendon injuries.


  • Discuss current surgical priorities in adult and pediatric tendon injuries.
  • Identify current trends in flexor and extensor tendon repair in adult and pediatrics.
  • Describe therapy implications for adult and pediatric tendon trauma rehab.