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How to treat carpal tunnel syndrome with acupuncture

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Dr. Keith Rafal
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Could be of help

There are many different approaches to treat cts.
Once an accurate diagnosis is made by a physician, the range of treatment includes splinting, occupational therapy, exercise, ergonomic modifications to minimize repetitive strain and injury, acupuncture, local injections and surgery. Acupuncture in conjunction with strategies to minimize repetitive injury can be helpful if mild or moderate.

In brief: Could be of help

There are many different approaches to treat cts.
Once an accurate diagnosis is made by a physician, the range of treatment includes splinting, occupational therapy, exercise, ergonomic modifications to minimize repetitive strain and injury, acupuncture, local injections and surgery. Acupuncture in conjunction with strategies to minimize repetitive injury can be helpful if mild or moderate.
Dr. Keith Rafal
Dr. Keith Rafal
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Some success

There are individuals who do experience relief of carpal tunnel syndrome under the treatment of an experienced practitioner. This is not traditionally explained by western medicine.

In brief: Some success

There are individuals who do experience relief of carpal tunnel syndrome under the treatment of an experienced practitioner. This is not traditionally explained by western medicine.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
Thank
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