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Could an emergency room administer cortisone shots for carpal tunnel?

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Dr. Steven Arbit
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: They could

They could but unlikely as it is not an emergency treatment.

In brief: They could

They could but unlikely as it is not an emergency treatment.
Dr. Steven Arbit
Dr. Steven Arbit
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Dr. Joel McClurg
Orthopedic Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Probably not

While they could i would be surprised if you could find an emergency room physician that would be willing to do that procedure.
That injection is best performed by an orthopedic surgeons, or other trained medical professional that performs that injection on a frequent basis.

In brief: Probably not

While they could i would be surprised if you could find an emergency room physician that would be willing to do that procedure.
That injection is best performed by an orthopedic surgeons, or other trained medical professional that performs that injection on a frequent basis.
Dr. Joel McClurg
Dr. Joel McClurg
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