Meet The Hand Team
At Flagstaff Bone & Joint, The Hand Team consists of our board-certified, fellowship-trained upper extremity surgeon, Dr. John Flint, and our additional providers, physician assistant Jenn DePhillips and certified hand therapist and occupational therapist Ariel Coffey.
The Hand Team at Flagstaff Bone & Joint understands that pain in the wrist, hand, fingers, or thumb can keep you from doing the things you love. That's why they are dedicated to working together to provide Flagstaff, Kingman, Cottonwood, and the surrounding areas access to exceptional orthopaedic hand and wrist care.
Combining their knowledge, training, and experiences, they offer customized treatment plans that meet each patient's individual needs and goals. Whether a patient needs therapy, hand surgery, or other surgical or nonsurgical treatments for their injury, condition, or pain, our team will create a plan that gets them back to their active, healthy lifestyle.
Our hand and wrist team provides expert orthopaedic care and therapy for the following common conditions and injuries:
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Hand, finger, thumb, and wrist pain
- Muscle, tendon, and ligament injuries
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Tendon tears
- Trigger finger
Our Wrist and Hand Surgeon
Having dedicated his practice to the specialized field of the upper extremity, including the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand, our surgeon has undergone extensive training and education to provide expert surgical and nonsurgical care. Committed to learning the newest procedures and techniques, our doctor is a highly skilled hand and wrist surgeon; however, he will only consider surgery after all conservative treatment options have been exhausted.
Our hand and wrist doctor specializes in the following:
- Hand surgery
- Needle and enzyme treatment for Dupuytren's disease
- Surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome
- Surgery for fractures of the wrist and hand
- Tendonitis surgery of the hand
- Ultrasound-guided injections for the upper extremity
- Wrist surgery
Additional Providers for The Hand Team
Patient Consultation in Flagstaff, Kingman, and Cottonwood
The Hand Team at Flagstaff Bone & Joint provides patients experiencing wrist and hand injuries and conditions with access to consultation Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We also offer extended Monday evening hours at our Flagstaff location from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (by appointment only).
Prior to an appointment, new patients will be asked to complete forms, which include medical history as well as demographic and insurance information. This information, along with any current diagnostic imaging (X-ray, CT, MRI), will be utilized by the doctor to help with the diagnosis and treatment plan.