Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a common musculoskeletal condition that affects the hand and fingers. Symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome include numbness, pins, and needles (paraesthesia), a dull ache and tingling sensation in the hand or arm. While there a number of causes of carpal tunnel syndrome, strenuous activities that require repetitive use of the hands remain the primary of the cause of the condition.
Physiotherapy is beneficial for most patients with carpal tunnel syndrome. Your physiotherapist can recommend your nerve mobilization, fine motor, and hand dexterity exercises to improve the symptoms of the disease. In addition to this, ultrasound therapy, acupuncture, massage, laser therapy are also known to reduce pain and discomfort caused by the compression of nerves.
At Physiomobility, we have a team of qualified professionals who offer specialized treatment for various musculoskeletal conditions. Whether you have a chronic medical
condition, such as arthritis, or you have experienced a sports injury, or suffer from dizziness and vertigo our experienced physiotherapists will provide you a personalized treatment, offering you relief from pain and discomfort and enabling you to get back to your usual activities quickly.
Author: Crystal D’Souza, Registered Neurological Physiotherapist