While carpal tunnel syndrome
is common and a hand surgeon
or orthopedic surgeon takes care of this, the other issues, circulation, referred pain, neck causes, nerve
issues not related to compression
, other types of nerve compression, arthritis
, trauma, and a host of other issues including medications you are taking can come in to play. While a hand surgeon may be well versed
to care for this, if you have a primary care physician do not leave them out of the loop.
If you r pcp agrees then a hand surgeon or an orthopedic or plastic surgeon who takes care of hand issues can be very helpfulto anyone with numbness
or tingling in one hand.