The following forms are available for download:

•    New Patient Packet for Patients with Private Insurance
•    Workers Compensation New Patient Packet
•    Out of Network Payment Policy
•    Medical Records Release Authorization

Dr. Diao is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) and helps to publish articles related to orthopedic surgery. The following articles may be used for patient education purposes, to read more, please visit: ASSH


•    Amputations 

•    Arthritis of the Base of the Thumb*
•    Brachial Plexus Injury
•    Burns    
•    Carpal Tunnel   

•    Cast and Splint Care*

•    Child Fractures*
•    Congenital Hand Differences
•    Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
•    Cumulative Trauma Disorder*

•    deQuervain's Tendonitis* 

•    deQuervain's Tendonitis - Spanish*
•    Dupuytren's Disease

•    Elbow Arthroscopy*
•    Elbow Fractures
•    Extensor Tendon Injuries
•    Fingertip Injuries
•    Flexor Tendon Injuries
•    Ganglion Cysts
•    Golfing Injuries
•    Gout and Pseudogout

•    Hand Surgery Anesthesia*
•    Hand Therapy
•    Tumors of the Hand & Wrist: Lumps and Bumps
•    Hand Fractures
•    Hand Infections

•    Joint Replacement Surgery*

•    Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)*

•    Kienbocks Disease*
•    Mallet Finger (Baseball Finger)
•    Metacarpophalangeal Joint Arthritis
•    Nail Bed Injuries
•    Nerve Injuries
•    Numbness and Tingling Not Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

•    Olecranon Bursitis*
•    Osteoarthritis of the Hand
•    Power Saw Injuries
•    Psoriatic Arthritis of the Hand
•    Replantation
•    Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Hand

•    Rotator Cuff Injuries*
•    Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
•    Scaphoid Fractures
•    Shoulder Fractures
•    Ski and Snowboard Injuries

•    Skin Cancer of the Hand*
•    Steroid Injection

•    Stiffness in Hands *

•    Systemic Diseases*
•    Hands in Systemic Diseases
•    Tendon Transfer Surgery
•    Arthritis of the Base of the Thumb

•    Thumb Sprains*

•    Trigger Finger*

•    Vascular Disease*

•    Wrist Arthroscopy*
•    Wrist Fracture

•    Wrist Sprains*