Navigation Links
Huntington Beach Orthopedic Doctor, Rick Pospisil MD, Now Offers Procedures for Treating Carpal Tunnel
Date:2/2/2016

Huntington Beach orthopedic doctor, Dr. Rick Pospisil, now offers procedures for treating carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition that affects the median nerve, which is located in the wrist. This can lead to pain, dysfunction and decreased strength. Timely diagnosis and appropriate treatment can help patients recover.

The carpal tunnel is a tunnel-like space in the wrist that is surrounded by bones and ligaments. The nerve that passes through this space is responsible for transmitting sensations to the palm side and some of the dorsal tips of the fingers. The tunnel can become narrowed due to injury, swelling or inflammation, and this compresses the median nerve, which responds with numbness, pain, tingling and weakness.

Symptoms of CTS can include:

  • Numbness, burning, tingling or itching in the palm and fingers
  • Pins-and-needles sensations
  • An inability to grasp or perform fine tasks
  • An inability to discern temperature through touch
  • Feeling as though the hand is swollen without visible swelling
  • Pain or discomfort that worsens at night

Along carpal tunnel surgery, Dr. Pospisil offers nonsurgical treatments, ongoing pain and medical evaluation, pain management referrals and minimally invasive knee reconstruction surgery, shoulder surgery and wrist surgery. “He has extensive experience with arthroscopic repair of knee and shoulder injuries as well as total joint arthroplasty. He is one of the few orthopedic doctors trained in the art of subchondroplasty to help repair early arthritic conditions to stave off the necessity of an arthroplasty,” his team explains.

About Dr. Rick Pospisil, Sports Medicine Physician Huntington Beach

Dr. Pospisil is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles. He graduated with honors and continued his education at the University of Southern California’s School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Duke University Medical Center. With nearly 30 years in practice, Dr. Pospisil has worked in many areas of sports medicine, including working as the team physician for the Duke basketball and football teams and for the Marina High School football team. Today, he is a fellow of the Academy of American Orthopedic Surgeons and is professionally affiliated with the California Orthopedic Association, the Western Orthopedic Association and the Arthroscopy Association of America.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/orthopedicsurgeon/huntingtonbeach/prweb13189711.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2016 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related medicine news :

1. One Million Solutions in Health™ Announces a Signature Square™ Blockbuster Designation for New Molecules to Revolutionize the Treatment of Huntington’s Disease
2. Huntington Beach Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Rassouli, is Now Offering a New Promotion on Invisalign
3. Huntington Beach Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Rassouli, is Now Offering a Summer Promotion on Zoom Whitening
4. Huntington Beach Dentist, Dr. Rassouli, is Now Offering a Promotion to Welcome New Patients
5. UC Davis Huntington's Disease Center Receives Level 1 Designation
6. Trusted Huntington Park Chiropractor Expands Practice With Second Office In Canyon Country
7. Huntington Beach Invisalign Dentist, Dr. Rassouli, is Now Offering a Promotion on Full Invisalign
8. Huntington Beach Dentist, Dr. Rassouli, is Now Announcing the Launch of Their New Website
9. QueenBeeTickets.com Features Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band Tickets for Charleston Civic Center, Huntington Center, and Nationwide Arena at Reduced Prices
10. ORNL, UTGSM study compares structures of Huntingtons disease protein
11. Fatal cellular malfunction identified in Huntingtons disease
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/21/2017)... Pass, OR (PRWEB) , ... July 21, 2017 ... ... in recent weeks Nature’s Tears® EyeMist®, the signature product of her research center ... country with the world’s largest population and the greatest number of sufferers of ...
(Date:7/21/2017)... TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA (PRWEB) , ... July 21, ... ... with over 80% follow-up at 10 years, researchers from the Multicenter Orthopaedics Outcome ... knee-related quality of life a decade after surgery, though activity levels decline over ...
(Date:7/21/2017)... ... 21, 2017 , ... How physicians and athletic trainers assess ... researchers presenting their work at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s ... the patterns of change in concussion symptom presentation, diagnostic tools used and length ...
(Date:7/20/2017)... ... , ... ChenMed , a leading provider of value-based care for seniors, ... as Richmond Chief Medical Officer. Dr. McCarter, formerly Associate Professor of Family Medicine ... Ambulatory Services for the UVA Health System, brings 30 years of highly relevant experience ...
(Date:7/20/2017)... July 20, 2017 (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Technologies, a global provider of enterprise-grade IT operations analytics and application performance ... of one of world’s largest healthcare services providers. , According to Peter ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/11/2017)... 11, 2017 Zymo Research Corp., also known as ,The Epigenetics ... biological aging in a precise manner using the myDNAge ™ test. ... a professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen ... Health , Zymo Research,s proprietary DNAge ™ technology is used to ... ...
(Date:7/11/2017)... founder of Echenberg Institute, is announcing a new safe and effective at-home ... and other painful pelvic pain conditions such as pelvic floor dysfunction, vulvodynia, ... ... ... start-up company, VuVatech LLC, fills a void in the women,s wellness market ...
(Date:7/10/2017)... , July 10, 2017  BDI Group ... and patient support services organization serving specialty pharmacies, ... the launch of four significant, value-added member programs ... insights, better manage reimbursement and improve access and ... factor therapies. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: