Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is nerve impingement in the hand. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome usually effects females more than males.
The patient usually complains about pins and needles and pain in 1 or both hands at night, often complaining of the pain waking them from their sleep.
If you are suffering from similar symptoms, you may have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
Treatment for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome includes;
- Using a splint at night to support your wrist
- Local cortisone injection
- Carpal Tunnel Release
The above alternate treatments are all available within the practice. Dr Hanna has extensive experience in performing Carpal Tunnel Release.
If you have any concerns, or wish to discuss Carpal Tunnel Release further, please contact 1 of our friendly Receptionist on 8796 3679.