Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a condition linked with an inflamed meridian nerve, which is found just above your wrist. Moreover, the carpal tunnel is made of thick ligament, tendons and bones that protect the meridian nerve. Due to certain activities such as hammering, typing or other similar tasks, pinching or inflammation may occur.

Chiropractic Treatment for Carpal Tunnel

This condition can be very painful, particularly if you rely on your wrists for proper manipulation of objects involved in your daily tasks. Thus, it is best to obtain the right treatment that will encourage quick recovery from pain while preventing this condition from reoccurring.

Generally, chiropractic manipulation is the best method implemented in this condition as chiropractors have a deep understanding of the nervous system. Initially, a chiropractor recommends the patient to undergo an x-ray of the affected area to identify the severity and scope of the injury.

Unlike what most doctors would do, which is to prescribe medications or surgical procedures, chiropractors will provide a non-invasive, safe and effective treatment for your painful condition. After all, surgery tends to weaken the ligament and causes symptoms to reoccur eventually. Safe and gentle manipulation and rest from any activities that cause stress to the wrists are more effective in eliminating pains and treating this condition.

Some people may be asked to wear a wrist support during the day or even at night to minimize symptoms. When grasping objects, it is also best to maintain straight wrists to avoid any pains. Stretching exercises also help greatly in preventing the pain from getting worse while treating this condition effectively.

If you experience painful wrists or any discomfort in this part of your body, be sure to consult a chiropractor for the best treatment option tat applies to your case. You can benefit from the natural and holistic form of treatment that these experts provide to their patients regardless of their condition.

Dr. Katie Mercer

Dr. Katie Mercer

Naturopathic Doctor

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