820 Second Ave, Suite 6D (at 44th St)
New York, New York 10017
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There are 27 bones that make up the hand and wrist. Each of these bones is connected to another by several ligaments, muscles and tendons. They take a lot of abuse especially with repetitive tasks such as typing on a computer or with childcare. With care they can work flawlessly for our entire life. If problems do arise proper evaluation and treatment is important.
“A common source of hand and forearm pain that can be simply treated without surgery” Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is caused by compression of the median nerve within the carpal tunnel. It is the most common compression neuropathy of the upper extremity. The compression is caused by flexor tendon swelling, fracture, joint dislocation, or inflammatory arthritis. The lifetime…
Excellent doctor! Displays genuine care and is very thorough to diagnose problem. Took time to explain the issue. Highly recommended.