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Carpal Tunnel refers to The compression of the median nerve in your wrist. The compression of this nerve is due to swelling or narrowing the canal which usually arises from a hidden medical condition. This rather common and painful nerve condition commonly results in expensive surgery and medication. But conservative options can also be effective in the initial stages! Chiropractors in Newport Beach use less aggressive and more affordable methods to treat Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. The following information will benefit you if you are concerned about your wrist pain and are interested in a proven successful plan at Dr.Gilak to help those like you struggling with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Newport Beach.



Feelings of pain, tingling and burning originating in the palm of the hand and moving towards the tips of the fingers are generally signs of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Although swelling is sometimes present, often times patients have the impression that swelling is happening when it's not. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is accompanied by loss of strength in the hand and the struggle of handling small objects. Continuous median nerve compression can cause immobility of the hand.




The Carpal Tunnel Syndrome comes from the tissues and bone that are not properly aligned which results in pressure on the nerves. In most cases, there is a reason this condition appears, a fracture or incident involving the wrist, shoulder or pregnancy( due to swelling) is one possible reason these symptoms arise.


Certain occupations also increase the chances of developing  Carpal Tunnel Syndrom. These include tasks demanding repetitive use of the hands or continued work with pulsating tools. With this said, it is still possible for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome to appear without reason. Certain metabolic disorders that affect the thyroid and pituitary glands also has been associated with Caral Tunnel Syndrom. But one of the most common explanations for seemingly inexplicable cases of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome revolves around spinal nerve irritation.




In the present-day, treatment typically consists of prescribed medication and surgeries intended to release built up pressure along with physical therapy. These attempts, if effective, offer only short periods of improvement. Living with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome requires people to change their routines adding certain exercises to their daily activities. This makes tasks that used to be simple more difficult, whether that be at home or in the work field. This means a short period solution will not be adequate.


But you're in luck! Longstanding solutions are available at Dr.Gilak in Newport Beac CA  and many patients have already utilized chiropractic treatment along side of Active Release in treating their Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Treatment through chiropractic care aims to find the origin of the problem. Following a personal consultation, the chiropractor will analyze the condition of your Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and provide a custom and individual plan to help you to resume your daily activities pain-free. If any of these symptoms apply to you feel free to contact us at Dr.Gilak in Newport Beach.