Hand pain can be caused by disease or injury affecting any of the structures in the hand, including the bones, muscles, joints, tendons, blood vessels or connective tissues.

Symptoms of hand pain can include:

  • Throbbing
  • Aching
  • Tingling
  • Soreness
  • Stiffness
  • Burning or prickling sensations in the hand or fingers
  • Decreased grip strength
  • Bruising


Treatment for hand pain depends on the cause of the pain. Because hand pain can be a sign of infection or fracture, you should contact your medical professional about your symptoms.

To make an appointment with one of our orthopedic specialists or to learn more about our services, centers and treatment options, please call 410-448-6400.