Carpal Tunnel Steroid Injections in Miami, FL
Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute is one of South Florida’s leading pain management treatment centers, designed to help patients effectively manage painful neurologic and spine-related conditions via carpal tunnel steroid injections. The neurologists and pain management specialists at our Aventura, Kendall, Hialeah, and Fort Lauderdale offices deliver expert, personalized care in a welcoming environment.
Repetitive movement of your hands and wrists can cause swelling of the tendons in the carpal tunnel. Swelling can place pressure on the median nerve, resulting in discomfort. Approximately 5% of Americans have carpal tunnel syndrome and experience the following symptoms:
- Pain in the wrists
Carpal tunnel steroid injections is an effective treatment for pain associated with pressure on the nerve that extends from the forearm to the palm of your hand. Although carpal tunnel syndrome steroid injections can alleviate the symptoms, the following preventative measures are recommended:
- Perform wrist stretching exercises
- Wear braces to straighten your wrists
- Take regular and frequent breaks
When Are Carpal Tunnel Steroid Injections Recommended?
Carpal tunnel steroid injections are a minimally invasive, safe, and effective pain management solution for mild to moderate cases of carpal tunnel syndrome. The injections ease the pressure on the median nerve and reduce swelling of the tendon. Carpal tunnel steroid injections are recommended for patients under 30 years of age.
If your carpal tunnel syndrome is more advanced, your doctor may recommend topical medications and surgery.
How Are Carpal Tunnel Steroid Injections Administered?
Steroids are injected into the affected area. Symptoms resolve within ten weeks.
What Are the Benefits of Carpal Tunnel Steroid Injections?
Steroid injections provide a non-surgical treatment option for carpal tunnel syndrome. Patients have little to no downtime with this treatment.
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Advanced Neuro and Spine Institute doctors are experts in treating your pain conditions using the latest pain management techniques and procedures available. Our patients benefit from a faster recovery period, and lower risk of complications caused by painful conditions. We have offices conveniently located in Aventura, Kendall, Hialeah, and Fort Lauderdale. Please call 786-401-4599 today to schedule your initial consultation!