Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is an ailment that affects the nerve connecting the forearm, through the wrist, and to the fingers. Often, carpal tunnel syndrome is the result of extended and uninterrupted typing or wrist movement. Carpal tunnel syndrome of the elbow is an incredibly uncomfortable and cumbersome ailment, but treatment and healing is possible so that your health and quality of life is restored.
The physicians and orthopedic specialists at West Medical have extensive experience handling the treatment of a elbow carpal tunnel syndome. A member of our West Medical team can walk you through your treatment options and guide you throughout the process of care and recovery.
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Symptoms of a Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in the Elbow:
- a numb feeling in the fingers at night time after sleeping, waking up with a tingling in the hands
- a burning pain that runs throughout the wrist and forearm
- weakness through the hand, wrist, forearm, and elbow
Tests for a Elbow Carpal Tunnel Syndrome:
Your doctor will conduct a physical examination to inspect your possible case of elbow carpal tunnel syndrome; this may include exercises to measure the range of motion of your hand, elbow, and fingers, along with testing your grip for lapses in strength. Your doctor may perform a few other mobility tests that will help determine if you are suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome of the elbow.
Treatments for a Carpal Tunnel Syndrome of the Elbow:
There are a few different routes to treatment for those suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome of the elbow, including surgical and at home remedies. Physical therapy and anti-inflammatory medicine, along with splinting the affected hand/wrist/forearm area, may reduce the pain and discomfort associated with carpal tunnel syndrome. If non-invasive treatments don’t work, sometimes surgery is considered an option to alleviate the discomfort.
The physicians, surgeons, and specialists at West Medical have extensive experience successfully treating those afflicted with carpal tunnel syndrome, through surgical and non-surgical routes.
Contact us at (855) 690-0565 to schedule a consultation or an appointment with one of the experienced physicians at West Medical.
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