Carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome treatment

Early morning pain or a “pins and needles” sensation in your hands can be very distressing and may be caused by carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).

CTS treatment without surgery

At Schoen clinic we will recommend the best treatment for your CTS symptoms and successful, less invasive options are:

  • Oral painkillers and wearing a wrist splint
  • Steroid injections
  • Physiotherapy or hand therapy

Conservative treatment methods

  • CTS treatment without surgery

Carpal tunnel decompression surgery

Specialist surgeons at Schoen Clinic can also offer carpal tunnel decompression surgery as an option to relieve CTS symptoms. This is usually performed under local anaesthetic as a day case procedure. This procedure is associated with some very low risks however, your surgeon will discuss these in detail with you during your consultation.

Surgical treatment methods

  • Carpal tunnel decompression surgery