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A 34-year-old member asked:

Shooting pain in fingers, hand and wrist. what kind of doc should i see about this?

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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 18 years experience
Physiatrist: See a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist, physiatrist for short. They can diagnose is this is a wrist issue or a neck issue and use nerve conduction studies and electromyography to help diagnose. Lastly they can also help direct exact physical therapy and/or interventional/surgical care needed.
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