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Workers’ Compensation & Legal Cases

Workers’ Compensation Cases

Workplace injuries of the hand and upper extremity are common and come from a variety of causes, whether acute or chronic.

At the Hand Center of Louisiana, we understand workplace injuries. Our team of highly trained physicians and staff are experienced in handling all aspects of workers’ compensation cases.

We are pleased to offer:

  • Independent medical evaluations (IME)
  • Second medical opinions (SMOs)
  • Efficient and effective communication among employers, claims adjusters, and case managers
  • Timely evaluation, treatment, and work status reports
  • Onsite physical and occupational therapy for the hand and upper extremity

At the Hand Center of Louisiana, we manage all the details of workers’ compensation cases, ensuring employers, insurers, and case managers stay informed about the plans and status of treatment across the continuum of care.

Contact Us

If you would like to speak with us about your worker’s compensation case, please contact:

Kwanza Tien
Workers Compensation Coordinator
Email: wc@handsurgical.com
Phone: (504) 378-1888
Fax: (504) 454-3106

Legal/Attorney Cases

The highly trained physicians at Hand Center of Louisiana work with local attorney across the Gulf South region. We are pleased to offer the following services:

  • Patient care
  • Independent medical evaluations (IMEs)
  • Second Medical Opinions (SMOs)
  • Depositions
  • Court appearances (when necessary)

Contact Us

If you would like to speak with us about your legal case, please contact:

Kwanza Tien
Workers Compensation Coordinator
Email: legal@handsurgical.com
Phone: (504) 378-1888
Fax: (504) 454-3106