FORM Hand, Wrist & Elbow Institute

Why Choose FORM Hand, Wrist & Elbow

the office for FORM Hand, Wrist and Elbow Institute

The mission of FORM Hand, Wrist & Elbow is to be the preferred provider of orthopedic care amongst our community, case managers, and primary care physicians. We believe in earning the trust of our patients, not only by providing the highest quality and leading-edge medical care but also by treating each patient and their family with sincere compassion. The ultimate goal of our entire organization is to aid and support each patient as they navigate the healthcare process, which can be very stressful.

We fulfill our mission by:

  • Maintaining open communication
  • Offering a comprehensive array of orthopedic services with over 15 years of experience
  • Educating our patients with the latest medical information so that they can make informed decisions
  • Treating every patient as a member of the “FORM Hand, Wrist & Elbow Family.”

Our Physician

Our physician, Dr. Basil R. Besh, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who has extensive and specialized training in hand surgery. He is highly regarded for the passion and respect he shows his patients. He uses the most advanced treatments, combined with time-tested practices to ensure that each patient receives the custom treatment that he or she deserves.

At FORM Hand, Wrist & Elbow, patients can expect top-notch care, as we are service-oriented and provide excellent care rivaling that of the university setting. Our patients can count on having the same doctor following through on their treatment at each visit.

We pride ourselves in assisting our patients in early return-to-work, athletics, or leisure activities. The hard-working people in our community can find compassionate and quality care in this practice.

Our Practice

Our practice is innovative and committed to utilizing available technology. Exam rooms are equipped with computers as educational aids. Tablet computer rooms are available for patient use in the waiting room and X-rays are taken on-site.

Our Specialties

Dr. Besh specializes in surgery of the  Hand, Wrist, and Elbow. Additionally, we can even assist you with Workers’ Compensation injuries and claims.

Our On-Site Services

For the convenience of our patients, we also offer additional services on-site including:

Our Staff

The staff at FORM Hand, Wrist & Elbow is experienced, friendly, and attentive. They will answer questions with a smile and are eager to understand patient needs. With the help of flexible scheduling, our staff will make every attempt to ensure that each patient is seen in a timely manner. Our surgical schedulers can coordinate more complicated procedures, making patients feel confident that they will be treated as part of the team. Because x-rays are provided in-house, patients can save themselves a trip to another busy office.

Our Patients

We care for individuals of all ages, from newborns to our most senior citizens. In other words, children of all ages.

Insurance Programs

For the convenience of our patients, we participate in a wide range of insurance programs. Any insurance plans with which we do not participate are likely to have out-of-network benefits that will allow Dr. Besh to treat those members. Our staff will be happy to provide answers about appointments and insurance coverage. Call them at (510) 857-1000.

Contact Us

Should you require medical treatment for orthopedic injuries of the hand, wrist, or elbow, including work-related, sports-related, or home-related injuries, please give us a call at (510) 857-1000.

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