Scaphoid Fracture

The
Wrist

The scaphoid is the most frequently fractured wrist bone and is located on the thumb side of the wrist. It occurs after a fall onto an outstretched hand. Diagnosis is made with imaging and treatment can be operative or non-operative.

​Non-operative treatment involves the application of a fiberglass cast or Exos splint. Once the fracture has healed exercises to restore mobility are commenced until normal function has returned