Hand Surgery

Hand Surgery

With decades of experience in orthopaedics, specifically hand surgery, Fullerton Surgery Center’s team of board certified surgeons consists of widely published and acknowledged talent, including the Director of The Chicago Center for Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Attending Plastic Surgeon at hospitals in Chicago’s surrounding suburbs and Associate Professor at University of Illinois, Chicago.


Dr. Peter Snitovsky

Dr. Snitovsky is Board Certified and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons with advanced training in hand surgery procedures. Dr. Snitovsky provides the full spectrum of orthopedic services including arthroscopy, joint replacement, and reconstructive surgery.

He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and completed his residency at New York Medical College.

Procedures Offered

Fractures and Dislocations

Sprains and Strains

Muscle or Ligament Tears

Injuries to Tendons, Nerves or Vessels

Numbness or Weakness in the Hand or Arm

Arthritis Contractures

Swelling or Inflammation

Flexor Tendon Repair

Fingertip Injuries

Carpometacarpal Boss

Gamekeeper’s Thumb

Boxer’s Fracture

Volar Plate Avulsion Injury

Extensor Tendon Laceration

Mallet Finger

Dupuytren’s Disease


Finger Fractures

Basal Joint Arthritis

Trigger Finger

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome