Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Relieve hand and wrist pain with carpal tunnel surgery

Carpal tunnel syndrome causes symptoms like pain, numbness and tingling in your hand or wrist. If you’ve had these symptoms and have not improved with treatment treatments of medication, physical therapy or a splint or brace haven’t worked, surgery may be the best next step. An electromyography (EMG) to measure nerve functionality may be necessary before surgery is performed.

Experts at Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are dedicated to taking care of the community and can help you find relief for orthopedic pain. Our board certified orthopedic surgeons provide carpal tunnel release, or carpal tunnel surgery, in Goshen, IN, with exceptional care.

When you come to us for orthopedic surgery, you can expect to receive compassionate, personalized care to help put a stop to your carpal tunnel pain. Call (574) 534-2548 to make an appointment today.

What to expect from carpal tunnel release with Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

The goal of carpal tunnel surgery is to relieve your symptoms and restore function to your hand and wrist. It is performed at either Goshen Hospital or Goshen Surgery Center. This procedure can be open or minimally invasive. Your provider will let you know if you are a candidate for minimally invasive surgery, which can involve a faster recovery and less pain than open surgery.

After the procedure, you’ll likely wear a brace for a few weeks, but you should be able to return to your normal activities soon. Our providers often recommend physical therapy as part of your rehabilitation.

Whether your carpal tunnel pain comes from repetitive use at work or playing sports, our team at Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine collaborates to customize your treatment to your unique needs. Rely us on for all your orthopedic care.

For more information about how we can treat your carpal tunnel pain, call (574) 534-2548.

Serving patients throughout Elkhart County and beyond, Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine provides carpal tunnel surgery in Goshen, IN.