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Hand, Elbow, Wrist, and Shoulder Injuries Specialists

Humans are prone to having accidents and injuries during our daily activities or when engaging in our favorite sports, or at home, carrying out chores. Some injuries can be treated at home, while others require advanced medical treatments. Finding appropriate medical care, especially specializing in only a certain field, can be a hassle. Unlike other orthopedic care practices, Upper Extremity Specialists specialize in offering upper orthopedic care services for hands, elbows, wrists, and shoulders. Dr. Daniel Brereton in La Jolla is among the highly experienced orthopedic specialists and an elbow and shoulder surgeon at Upper Extremity Specialists committed to improving people’s life quality by offering quality orthopedic care.

Upper Extremity Specialists of Synergy Orthopedic Medical Group, led by Dr. Kristopher Downing, MD, is a health practice that offers high standard general orthopedic care while putting more focus on the upper extremities. With their offices located in La Jolla and Chula Vista, California, they excel in providing quality services and serving the surrounding communities with effective orthopedic care. Their physicians, being members of the Synergy Orthopedic Specialists Medical Group, the largest private orthopedic group in the San Diego area, are highly skilled and experienced, assuring their competence in meeting their health needs.

Dr. Downing and his highly qualified team offer effective diagnosis and treatment procedures for upper extremity injuries, trauma, and diseases. With a lot of expertise and professionalism, they offer personalized care in providing conservative non-operative orthopedics, reparative orthopedics, and meticulous orthopedic surgeries, where they only go for surgery as the last option. They also offer comprehensive care and treatments for sports injuries. They work closely with patients to help them recover quickly and prevent future injuries when they return to their sports. Their modern offices and surgery center ensure that patients are comfortable when receiving their advanced services.

Upper Extremity Specialists offers services such as:

Regenerative orthopedics

Regenerative orthopedics are advanced treatments that help your body heal faster by accelerating your healing process, including platelet-rich-plasma injections and lipoaspirate therapies. At Upper Extremity Specialists they are experienced and offer quality and effective regenerative orthopedics to help with your speedy recovery and improve your health. Visit them today to learn more about regenerative treatments.


Trauma injuries include fractures, strains, and tears, and they all require orthopedic care. Dr. Kristopher Downing, a board-certified orthopedic care specialist and the team at Upper Extremity Specialists, offers effective diagnostic and treatments for all trauma injuries. Call them today to book an appointment online for a consultation.

Hand injuries

Upper Extremity Specialists understand everything about hand injuries, which they specialize in, hence they are efficient in providing the right treatments. Visit them today for guaranteed results.

Orthopedic care has never been better. At Upper Extremity Specialists they specialize in orthopedic care focusing more on the upper extremities, including hands, wrists, elbows, and shoulders. The team led by Dr. Downing is experienced with high levels of expertise in offering orthopedic care services and treatments such as regenerative orthopedic, sports medicine, non-operative orthopedic, hand, elbow, wrist, and shoulder injuries, among others. They are caring and compassionate to all their patients offering customized care to meet all their needs. They are welcoming to new and existing customers. Visit them today in your convenient office in La Jolla or Chula Vista, California, for all your orthopedic needs.