“Involving the patient by providing them with educational information is the most important element in the surgeon patient relationship. It really is a partnership between the two of us.”

James C. Kyriakedes, M.D., Riverside Orthopedic Specialists 

      • Residency completed at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
      • Board eligible by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
      • Fellowship trained in hand and upper extremity surgery



Dr. Kyriakedes specializes in hand, wrist and elbow arthritis; tendon, nerve and ligament disorders and fractures of the hand, wrist and elbow; Dupuytren’s disease; carpal tunnel syndrome; trigger fingers; hand tumors. Specialized techniques include joint fusions and replacements, arthroscopy and microscopic surgery.

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