Ganglion Cyst

A ganglion cyst is a noncancerous tumor that appears on the wrist, hand or foot. It is round, filled with fluid, and can be painful if it presses on a nerve.

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Orthopedics

Find the care you need from top Orthopedic specialists at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, with advanced procedures for joint, bone and muscle injuries.
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Charles Cassidy, MD

Charles Cassidy, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Orthopaedist-in-Chief; Professor and Chairman, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Orthopedics
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5150
Fax #: 617-636-5178

Hand, elbow and upper extremity surgery, upper extremity joint replacement surgery, peripheral nerve surgery and soft tissue reconstruction, workers' compensation

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Jennifer L. Hoffman, MD

Jennifer L. Hoffman, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Orthopedics
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5155
Fax #: 617-636-5178

Hand and upper extremity surgery, hand trauma surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, workers' compensation

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