Trust Your Hands In Ours

With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Douglas Chin & Dr. Glen Lau are premier hand surgeons in the San Francisco Bay Area.

East Bay Hand and Upper Extremity is a multidisciplinary practice devoted to the functional and aesthetic reconstruction of the hands and upper extremities, with a special interest in injuries and diseases involving the bones, joints, nerves, tendons, and “soft tissues”.

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Dr. Douglas Chin

Consultant surgeon to members of the San Francisco Symphony, San Francisco Opera, San Francisco Ballet, Golden State Warriors, and Oakland Police & Fire Department.

Dr. Douglas Chin is one of the few Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeons in the country devoted to the reconstruction of the hands. Dr. Chin’s knowledge and experience are shared in over 50 scientific and medical publications and lectures. He is known throughout the community for his sensitivity to the needs of each and every patient, his individualized care, and his dedication to providing the highest quality of medical and aesthetic care. Licensed by the State of California as a Qualified Medical Evaluator and Certified by the American College of Disability Evaluating Physicians, Dr. Chin is a recognized authority on workers’ compensation issues, industrial injuries, and upper extremity disabilities.

Services Offered

At East Bay Hand & Upper Extremity

Orthopedics and
Invasive Surgery
Endoscopic Carpal
Tunnel Surgery
Soft Tissue
Peripheral Neurosurgery
Med-Legal Consultation

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