Symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome include;
- pins and needles in the tips of your thumb, index, middle and possibly ring fingers
- dropping items and difficulty carrying out fine motor tasks like pinching
- pain in the muscles at the base of the thumb or pain radiating up the thumb side of your forearm
- symptoms can wake you up in the middle of the night, or can result from things you do or the way your hand is positioned during activites
Hand Therapy can help to manage symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome with excellent outcomes. We will discuss different treatment options available to you. And communicate with your GP our recommendations- which may include referral to a surgical specialist for their opinion.