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When Is It Time to Consider EMG Testing for Carpal Tunnel?

In the technology age, if someone’s hand persistently hurts, their first thought is carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). But it’s not the only cause of finger tingling and numbness. Though not always necessary to make a diagnosis, EMG testing for carpal...

Getting Ready for Your First Hand Therapist Appointment? Here’s What to Expect

It’s normal to feel uneasy about a first visit to see a new specialist. Rest assured, though. At an initial appointment with a hand therapist, you’ll share your goals, spend time getting to know them and go through a low-stress...

What Are Common Treatment Options for a Brachial Plexus Nerve Injury?

Before your fingertips can tie your shoelaces into bunny loops and a knot, your brain starts the process by sending them instructions. Though you probably don’t give it a second thought, this movement is only possible because of a group...

73-Year-Old Returns to Triathlons After Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement

A fluke cycling accident on a recently paved road set the wheels of destiny in motion for Denny M. At the time, he didn’t think much of what happened. His left shoulder was scratched, but the fall wasn’t bad enough...

Experiencing Pain When Moving Your Dominant Arm? It Could Be a Rotator Cuff Tear

Shoulder pain and weakness from a rotator cuff tear can make it hard to do even simple everyday tasks, like putting on a seatbelt or brushing your hair. Rotator cuff injuries are incredibly common, with nearly two million people...
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