Peripheral Nerve

Your peripheral nerves are those outside your brain and spinal cord.  A disorder within your peripheral nervous system distorts messages between your brain and the rest of your body.  Interesting, there are more than 100 kinds of peripheral nerve disorders affecting one or many nerves.

Our physicians are trained in treating a wide range of peripheral nerve disorders that typically begin with numbness, pain, burning or tingling, muscle weakness and sensitivity to touch.

Common nerve disorders and conditions:

  • Carpal Tunnel syndrome
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Foot drop injury
  • Malignant nerve sheath tumors
  • Meralgia paresthetica
  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Nerve injuries
  • Nerve compressions and entrapments
  • Nerve tumors
  • Neurofibromas
  • Schwannomas
  • Spinal accessory nerve injury
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Traumatic nerve injury
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment

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