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Christopher N. Hein, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon, Hand Surgeon

Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

Dr. Hein's clinical interests include arthritis, joint replacement, ligamentous injuries, minimally invasive surgery, carpal tunnel, nerve compression, trigger fingers, hand masses, wrist pain, fractures and dislocations, Dupuytren’s contracture, nerve injury, hand surgery and repetitive stress injuries. “My desire to learn more about medicine and the human body was sparked by an experience during a dissection in a college biology lab. We were separating pacemaker cells from cardiac muscle and I remember being awestruck because the pacemaker cells kept beating even though they were no longer connected to the heart. This was elegant and fascinating to me, and set me on a path that led to multiple volunteer opportunities which solidified my course for a career in medicine.”

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Education

State University of New York at Buffalo
medical school, 2011
Loma Linda University Medical Center
residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2016
Brown University
fellowship, Hand, Microvascular and Upper Extremity Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Abnormalities Of The Arms
  • Anti-Inflammatory Medications
  • Arm Arthritis
  • Arm Fracture
  • Arm Injury
  • Arm Mass
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthralgia
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis Of Fingers
  • Arthritis Of Hand
  • Arthritis Of Wrist
  • Arthrography
  • Arthroscopy
  • Avascular Necrosis Of The Arm
  • Avascular Necrosis Of The Fingers
  • Bicep Injury
  • Bicep Tear
  • Bone Cyst
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bone Mass
  • Bone Surgery
  • Bones Broken In Right Index Finger
  • Buckle Fracture
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Chondromalacia
  • Clicking Elbow
  • Closed Reduction And Manipulation
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Compound Fracture
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Delayed Union
  • Elbow Bone Spur
  • Elbow Dislocation
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injection
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Finger Dislocation
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Of Finger
  • Fracture Of Forearm
  • Fracture Of Wrist
  • Fractures
  • Fusion Arthrodesis
  • Fusion Of Joint
  • Galeazzi Fracture
  • Growth Plate Fracture
  • Growth Plate Injury
  • Hemarthrosis
  • Hypothenar Hammer Syndrome
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Injury Of Muscle
  • Injury To Hand
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Joint Dislocation
  • Joint Effusion
  • Joint Infection
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement Arthroplasty
  • Joint Revision
  • Joint Sprain
  • Joint Surgery Of Hand
  • Joint Surgery Of The Wrist
  • Joint Swelling
  • Joint Warmth
  • Ligament Injury
  • Malunion Fracture
  • Median Nerve Entrapment At Elbow
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery Of The Hand
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery Of The Wrist
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Non-Displaced Fracture
  • Nonoperative Management Of Fracture
  • Non-Surgical Management Of Osteoarthritis
  • Non-Union Fracture
  • Olecranon Bursitis
  • Orthopedic Infections
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteochondral Lesion
  • Osteolysis
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Osteoplasty
  • Prosthetic Joint Infection
  • Prosthetic Joint Infection Of The Elbow
  • Radial Head Subluxation
  • Radial Pseudarthrosis
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • Stress Fractures
  • Surgery For Arthritis
  • Synovitis
  • Tendon Injury
  • Tendon Repair Surgery
  • Tendonitis
  • Tenodesis
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Thumb Fracture
  • Torn Ligament
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Wrist Arthritis
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
  • Wrist Surgery
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Personal Interests

Dr. Hein's clinical interests include arthritis, joint replacement, ligamentous injuries, minimally invasive surgery, carpal tunnel, nerve compression, trigger fingers, hand masses, wrist pain, fractures and dislocations , Dupuytren’s contracture, nerve injury, hand surgery, elbow injuries, tennis/golfer’s elbow and repetitive stress injuries.
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Professional Associations

American Society for Surgery of the Hand; University of Washington Alumni Association
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Christopher N. Hein practices at one location

The Polyclinic Madison Center - Orthopedics
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish First Hill