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Is it Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or Pinched Nerve in Neck?

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Is it Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or the Neck?

We have been providing treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome in San Francisco for over 22 years.

One of the more common presentations of symptoms that we see at our chiropractic clinic in downtown San Francisco is computer related hand pain, numbness, tingling, burning, aching and weakness (some or all of these together). Sometimes there is associated neck shoulder, or arm pain.

So the question becomes…what is the underlying cause of the symptoms?

Sure, these are the classic symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), but the likelihood there is true CTS is rare. What’s more likely is that the cause of the CTS symptoms is a pinched nerve in the neck. After-all…the nerves that exit from in between the bones in the neck, travel into the upper extremities and innervate and control the arms and hands.

When there is pressure on these nerves in the neck it can cause the same signs and symptoms of true carpal tunnel syndrome.

Pinched nerves in the neck are mostly the result of bulging or herniated cervical discs, subluxated vertebrae, or degenerative disc disease…all of which respond favorably to chiropractic adjustments. In the event we need a little help, we have deep tissue laser or nonsurgical spinal decompression.

We do chiropractic adjustments to the neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists and fingers on both sides. We do massage and exercise as well. We are also concerned with proper ergonomics, sleeping positions and nutrition. It is this comprehensive approach that has allowed us to successfully treat thousands of patients with CTS symptoms over the years.

So…if you are experiencing the signs and symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome and would like to find out if you are a candidate for care…please call 415-392-2225 and make an appointment with one of our San Francisco Carpal Tunnel Experts. Chances are, you will be glad you did :-)

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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Hand Pain Causes


Hand pain treatment in SFWe have been providing natural solutions for hand pain in San Francisco since 1992.

The are many hand pain causes. Sure, if you use your hands too much it will make them sore. For instance, if out of the blue you assemble a 200 piece doll house for your daughter that requires lots of hand tools you will probably get sore hands. Or, if you use a new piece of exercise equipment, or start a new hobby or sport like tennis or golf you increase your chances of hand pain. This kind of pain is just the body telling you you did too much.

The kind of hand or wrist pain I am describing usually goes away quick and there are no repercussions. If you want to speed up your recovery you can use ice or some simple stretches…or just rest. Unless, you really overdo it and/or already had some hand problems bubbling under the surface.

For example…if by day, you are sitting in front of a computer doing repetitive movements with the arm and hands, you may be developing a repetitive stress injury and did not even know it. Then, you take up golf and your arms and hands begin to get really sore and don’t seem to recover. This is the type of scenario we see frequently at our Back, Neck, and Wrist pain Center in San Francisco.

Or, hand pain, wrist pain, forearm pain, numbness, tingling, or weakness of grip, just seems to develop out of the blue for no apparent reason. This is also common and can be very frustrating to patients as we use our hands for everything and for the most part take the use of them for granted.

The other thing is, the true source of your hand pain may not even be the hands or wrists (carpal tunnel syndrome)…it may be the neck. That’s right…the nerves that innervate and control the shoulder, arm, and hands originate in the neck. Pressure on these nerves in the neck from misaligned vertebrae (vertebral subluxations), bulging or herniated cervical discs, face syndrome’s, or degenerative disc disease can also cause pain, numbness, tingling, or weakness in the hands.

I know this sounds complicated but it really isn’t. Not for a chiropractor that specializes in hand pain and related disorders. Not sure if I would go to the emergency room for this, or even to my family doctor…because they just don’t have the experience to know what to do.

Wrist splints and Motrin is the usual treatment. Meanwhile, there is no examination of the neck to check for nerve pressure or interference. In fact, there are even some hand surgeons that don’t check the neck. I can’t tell you how many carpal tunnel surgeries I have seen in my 21 year career that were not necessary.

Anyway, if you have hand pain and it comes on gradually out of the blue, or you overdo it and the hand pain persists, you should probably see a chiropractor…not any chiropractor, but one that specializes in hand pain.

If you live or work near downtown San Francisco you can see us. If you don’t then email ebendavis@yahoo.com and ask me if I have a doctor I have trained to treat CTS in your area.

To schedule an appointment for hand pain treatment in San Francisco call 415-392-2225.

By Dr. Eben Davis

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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Pinched Nerve in the Neck?


DRXC spinal decompression SFWe have been providing neck pain relief in San Francisco since 1992.

One of the most common causes of neck, shoulder, arm, and hand pain is a “pinched nerve in the neck”. A pinched nerve is medical terminology (formerly doctor slang) for pressure on a nerve or nerve compression.

Here is how the Mayo Clinic defines a Pinched Nerve:

A pinched nerve occurs when too much pressure is applied to a nerve by
surrounding tissues — such as bones, cartilage, muscles or tendons. This
pressure disrupts the nerve’s function, causing pain, tingling,
numbness or weakness.


A pinched nerve can occur at several sites in your body. A herniated
disk in your lower spine, for example, may put pressure on a nerve root,
causing pain that radiates down the back of your leg (sciatica).
Likewise, a pinched nerve in your wrist can lead to pain and numbness in
your hand and fingers (carpal tunnel syndrome).

Me: A pinched nerve in the neck is usually the result of a herniated or bulging cervical disc, vertebral subluxation (misalignment), degenerative disc disease, facet syndrome, or moderate to severe sprain/strain from say a whiplash or sports injury (think football). This can happen all at once from a trauma or slowly over time from sitting in an awkward position at your workstation, poor sleeping habits (flat pillow with no support), or hobby’s like bowling, playing a musical instrument, knitting, or gardening.

These days, just about everyone spends a lot of time on the computer. Our chiropractic clinic is located in the SF Financial District so almost all our patients sit at a desk for very long hours performing repetitive tasks with the upper extremities on the computer. Many then go home and do more of the same. And a very high percentage of these people already had misalignments in the neck from years of school, studying, sports and life. The stress of working at the computer all day is just another layer of the onion that can accelerate the degnerative process and lead to pinched cervical nerves.

So, what can be done to prevent pinched nerves from happening and what is the best treatment once they do happen?

Well, I am a chiropractor, and I specialize in the treatment of neck, arm, and hand pain. So my opinion is biased owards chiropractic care and nonsurgical spinal decompression. Of course, most of the patients I treat are already experiencing pain and dysfunction. So, our primary focus is to treat the problem and get some relief. We do this using a combination of chiropractic adjustments to the neck, shoulder, arms and hands. We incorporate massage and stretching into the mix, as well as custom low tech exercises. If needed, we use deep tissue laser therapy to reduce inflammation and pain levels.

If a pinched nerve is due to a herniated or bulging disc and the patient does not respond to conventional chiropractic as described above than we will consider cervical spinal decompression with the DRX9000c. The DRX9000c is designed and built to treat cervical disc herniations naturally.

Sometimes we use a combination of everything we have to achieve favorable outcomes. Our 20years+ experience comes in handy when it comes to making decisions on pinched nerve treatment.

Along side the treatment we teach our patients how to prevent what we treat by making better lifestyle choices. Education on things like ergonomics, sleeping postures, nutrition, supplements, exercise/stretching, meditation and relaxation techniques are some of the things we weave into the treatment process.

If you would like to find out if you are a candidate for treatment at our San Francisco Chiropractic Clinic please call 415-392-2225. Ask for a complimentary consultation.  

By Eben Davis

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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Treatment of Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain treatment in san francisco
We have been providing natural solutions for shoulder pain in downtown San Francisco for over 20 years now. We use a combination of chiropractic adjustments, deep tissue laser therapy, massage, Graston Technique, and KinesioTaping.

Treatment of Shoulder pain can be tricky…especially if it involves Rotator Cuff Injuries. Here is what the Mayo Clinic has to say about Rotator Cuff Injuries:

Rotator cuff injury includes any type of irritation or damage to your
rotator cuff muscles or tendons. Causes of a rotator cuff injury may
include falling, lifting and repetitive arm activities — especially
those done overhead, such as throwing a baseball or placing items on
overhead shelves.

Rotator cuff injury signs and symptoms may include:

  • Pain and tenderness in your shoulder, especially when reaching
    overhead, reaching behind your back, lifting, pulling or sleeping on the
    affected side
  • Shoulder weakness
  • Loss of shoulder range of motion
  • Inclination to keep your shoulder inactive

The most common symptom is pain. You may experience it when you reach up
to comb your hair, bend your arm back to put on a jacket or carry
something heavy. Lying on the affected shoulder also can be painful. If
you have a severe injury, such as a large tear, you may experience
continuous pain and muscle weakness.

When to see a doctor
You should see your doctor if:

  • You’re experiencing severe shoulder pain
  • You’re unable to use your arm or feel weak in the arm
  • You have shoulder pain that’s lasted more than a week

Click here for Mayo Clinic Rotator Cuff Injuries (full article).

There are also many other causes of shoulder pain such as tendonitis, bursitis, misalignment of shoulder joints, sprains, strains, or tears.

In my experience, the body is able to heal most of these types of injuries with the right kind of treatment. Deep tissue laser therapy penetrates deep into the soft tissues and is attracted to damaged inflamed tissue. It stimulates healing and accelerates inflammation and pain reduction. We use our laser frequently for shoulder pain. Chiropractic adjustments to the neck, shoulders and arms done using proper technique and force is probably the best treatment. And of course massage and other soft tissue therapies such as Active Release Technique (ART), Graston, and Trigger Points, help to reduce muscle spams, adhesion’s, and scar tissue formation.  

In any case…if you would like to find out if you are a candidate for Shoulder Pain Treatment in San Franciso please call 415-392-2225 and ask for a complimentary consultation.

By: Dr. Eben Davis

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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Is it Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or Something Else?


Carpal tunnel symptoms treatment SFCarpal
Tunnel SYMPTOMS are a common group of complaints presented to chiropractic offices. Symptoms like arm pain, wrist and hand pain, elbow pain, night pain in the hand, weakness, loss of grip strength, numbness, tingling, loss of normal sensations in the arm and hands, and even neck pain.

Sometimes these symptoms are the result of true Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) and sometimes they aren’t. It’s our job to figure out the cause.


Usually, patients with CTS symptoms wait for weeks, months, or even years before seeking care,
thus making management more challenging. The history of the “classic” CTS
patient includes a mild, sporadic onset that gradually becomes more frequent
and intense. This usually leads to continued problems that start to affect
other areas proximal to the hand, such as the elbow, shoulder and/or neck. We
usually find that people will compensate during their activities, and instead
of moving the wrist and hand to perform a task, they will start to move their
elbow and shoulder more to avoid irritating movements of the hand/wrist. Over
time, overloading the muscles in these areas can lead to one or more conditions
commonly referred to as “cumulative trauma disorder” (CTD), which includes many
diagnoses including (but not limited to) tendonitis of the thumb (de Quervain’s
Disease), ganglion cysts, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), golfer’s or
bowler’s elbow (medial epicondylitis), cubital tunnel syndrome (ulnar nerve
pinch at the medial elbow), tunnel of Guyon syndrome (ulnar nerve pinch at the
wrist), shoulder tendonitis (biceps, rotator cuff), thoracic outlet syndrome
(pinched nerve at the shoulder), and / or neck strain, neck herniated disk,
pinched nerve, and/or headaches. Many times, these conditions co-exist if the
patient has really abused themselves (such as music majors who may practice
playing their instrument for 4-5 hours a day) to a point where they are REALLY
injured in multiple areas.

            Limiting this discussion to pinched
nerves in the neck and upper limb, the question often arises, “…how do you know
where the nerve is pinched?” The answer centers around determining an accurate
history to find out  EXACTLY where the
patient feels numbness, tingling, weakness, and/or pain as each nerve
innervates a different area. For example, if a patient says, “…I feel numbness
in my 4th and 5th finger,” this tells us that the ulnar nerve is pinched (as
opposed to numbness in the 2nd, 3rd, or 4th fingers which suggests median nerve
pinch — more classic of CTS). If the patient says the numbness affects the arm
from the elbow down to the 4th and 5th finger, this suggests cubital tunnel
syndrome (ulnar nerve pinch at the medial elbow). If the numbness affects the
person from the shoulder to the 4th and 5th finger, thoracic outlet syndrome
becomes a probable diagnosis. And lastly, if the neck, shoulder, arm and hand
(on the pinky side) are numb, we are suspicious of a pinched nerve in the neck.

            Then, we confirm our suspicions with
a more detailed physical examination. Here, we test for compression of a nerve
at the neck by positioning the head in a backwards, rotated position and
holding it for about 10 seconds to see if the numbness is reproduced. We can
also manually (with our hands/fingers) compress the various nerve pathways to
see if numbness occurs at the front of the neck, the shoulder under the collar
bone, at the elbow and wrist counting the seconds to time the onset of numbness
and mapping the numbness location. Placing the shoulder, elbow, and wrist in
different positions can pinch the nerve as well, and mapping the location of
the numbness tells us where and to what degree the nerve is pinched.

We will
also perform a neurological exam testing reflexes and strength, as well as
sensory function using a sharp object. A special test called an EMG/NCV
(electromyography and nerve conduction velocity) can be obtained to further
verify the location and degree of nerve pinching and damage. At our San Francisco Back, Neck, and Wrist Pain Center we first try conservative treatment before ordering nerve tests or MRI.

            The advantage of chiropractic
management is that we will treat EVERY LOCATION that may be contributing to the
CTS symptoms, whether the pinch is in the neck, shoulder, elbow and/or wrist.
Managing the WHOLE PERSON, not just the wrist or CTS is KEY to a successful
outcome. And we can do this in a very short period of time. We can adjust from the neck to finger tips on both sides in a matter of minutes. We also have tools such as deep tissue laser therapy that can help speed the healing process as well as advanced soft tissue treatments such as Graston Technique.

            We realize you have a choice in who
you consider for your health care provision and we sincerely appreciate your trust
in choosing our service for those needs.
If you, a friend or family member require care for CTS, we would be
honored to render our services.

To schedule an appointment with a carpal tunnel doctor in San Francisco please call 415-392-2225 and ask for a complimentary consultation.

 

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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San Francisco Chiropractor Review: Neck Pain

Treatment for Neck Pain in SFWe are proud to present our San Francisco Chiropractor "Patient of the Week" Norma
presented to our clinic with constant, severe, neck, shoulder and upper back
pain for which she could find no relief.

After limited success with other treatment methods such as physical
therapy, acupuncture, and other forms of pain management medicine, Norma
decided to give us a shot. She had read our patient reviews and done her research.

After the first visit at our clinic she began to
feel better. Her neck pain felt like it was melting away. Her upper back and shoulder pain felt instant relief and she knew she had found the right treatment…finally.

Our chiropractor team used a combination of soft tissue mobilization (ART and Graston),
stretching, traction, and chiropractic spinal and extremity manipulation, along with lots of TLC to
treat Norma's condition. We were confident from the start that we would
succeed. We are all very happy that Norma has finally found an effective
treatment for her chronic problem and we look forward to finishing what we
started at helping Norma return to pain free living.

Many Financial District office workers suffer with chronic neck, back, shoulder, and arm pain and do not know what to do about it. We do.

If you are like Norma and feel you have nowhere to turn, you may be a canidate for care at our clinic. To schedule a complimentary consultation with one of our San Francisco Chiropractors call 415-415-392-2225. 

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I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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Chiropractor San Francisco Review: Hand Pain

Carol MartinOur San Francisco Chiropractor "Patient of the Week" is Carol Martin. Carol came to our clinic searching for answers to her ongoing  wrist pain. Months ago she had broken her wrist and it never healed properly. 

Pain and swelling persisted even after the cast had been removed. Using a combination of chiropractic adjustments to the neck, arm, and wrist, icing, massage and laser therapy, we have significantly decreased her swelling and pain.

We are now helping her rehabilitate her wrist injury as she continues to improve and heal. As this new year has dawned upon us, we're excited for the progress that Carol has made and we are all looking forward to supporting her along the way.

We have been providing treatment for hand pain in San Francisco since 1992. After-all, the nerves the innervate and control the hand originate in the neck. Pressure on these nerves will cause pain and malfunction in the shoulders, arms and hands.

Many chiropractors such as ourselves specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of neck, arm, and hand pain. We can help conditions such as r tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, sprain and strains, repetitive stress injuries, and fractures that have not healed properly.

To schedule an appointment with one of our San Francisco Hand Pain Doctors call 415-392-2225. Mention this hand pain review for a complimentary consultation.

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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San Francisco Chiropractor Review: Golfers Elbow

The Executive Express Chiropractic "Patient of the Week" is Tim Cory. Tim was suffering with a painful condition called Golfers Elbow, which is elbow and arm pain due to golfing and other repetitive motions…Tim is an electrician. Tim reports he is feeling much better thanks to our San Francisco Chiropractors and his golf game is much better. Check-out Tim's video review of our services.

          San Francisco Chiropractor Review. Golfers Elbow

To schedule an appointment with one of our San Francisco Chiropractors please call 415-392-2225. Mention this review and use the code 94111 for a complimentary consultation and ice pack.

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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Good Wrist Pain Treatment Can Be Hard To Find: Is There A Missing Link?

San Francisco Carpal Tunnel Doctor Comments:

 Images[1] I have been helping patients with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) and other repetitive stress injuries (RSI) & upper extremity disorders in downtown San Francisco for 17 years. One thing for sure…it's not easy to find a good hand pain doctor.

It is very common for a patient at Executive Express Chiropractic to present with long standing arm, hand, or wrist pain…that has already had many forms of treatments and therapies…with little success. It is also very common for us to take the same San Francisco hand pain patient…and get them better in no time at all. How is this possible…what's the missing link?

Well…the missing link in my opinion is the neck-arm-hand connection. It just seems like most forms of hand pain treatment either try to address the pain itself with pain pills, cortisone, and maybe wrist splints. Or…they only look at the site of pain…the arm, wrist, or hand…without regard to the origin of the nerves that innervate (control) the hand…the neck.

The San Francisco Financial District was the epicenter of the dot-com bubble. And I was the one of the "Go-To" doctors for treating computer related neck, arm, hand and wrist pain for many big technology companies. I treated thousands of cases of computer related upper extremity pain disorders. So much so, that we became known as The SF Carpal Tunnel Injury Center.

What I learned was that pressure on the nerves in the neck can predispose the upper extremities to repetitive stress injuries…which can lead to carpal tunnel symptoms and other forms of (hand) pain syndromes. So, when it comes to CTS treatment…your doctor needs to know how to check for (and remove) nerve pressure from the neck to the finger tips. And that's exactly what we do at Executive Express Chiropractic…which is why we have such a great success rate.

Anyway…if you have persistent hand pain, and you feel like you have tried everything…you really haven't unless you have tried us. 

To find out if you are a candidate for hand pain care at Executive Express Chiropractic at the SF Embarcadero Center…please call 415-392-2225 and ask for a complimentary CTS Evaluation.  

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Diet

San Francisco Chiropractor and CTS expert, Dr. Eben Davis Comments:

42174795591 One of the more common questions I am asked about carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is…What’s the best kind of diet to help with my symptoms?

My answer is not usually what patients want to hear…but I tell them anyway.

The typical American diet is rich in fat and has a very high salt content. Salt causes the body to retain water and tissues to swell. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is compression of the median nerve inside the carpal tunnel…a small tunnel created by the alignment of the eight carpal bones and the transverse ligament that holds them together.

Pressure on the median nerve inside the carpal tunnel can happen two ways:

1. The diameter of the carpal tunnel narrows because the carpal bones become subluxated, or the ligaments become overstretched, or the muscles tear or become overused. Or the bones degenerate from arthritic conditions (diet can contribute to this). This usually happens from trauma or repetitive use…or in very rare cases, is congenital.

2. The contents of the carpal tunnel expand. There are three things inside the carpal tunnel; the median nerve, the nine flexor tendons of the forearm, and some blood vessels. The tendons or median nerve (which is pretty big) can become irritated from overuse and become inflamed…causing them to expand.

Either of the above can result in pressure on the median nerve causing CTS symptoms, such as pain in the wrist, arm or hand. Numbness or tingling, weakness, and night pain. There are some other risk factors also, such as various disease processes, thyroid disorders, hormone imbalances, pregnancy, and previous wrist fractures. And smoking is the worst thing you can do.

Breakfast1 A poor diet can make the problem worse. The typical American diet not only is pro-inflammatory, which can effect joints…but is also high in salt content, which can cause tissue swelling in the carpal tunnel.

The diet I recommend is a plant based diet, which is anti-inflammatory and very low in salt. I don’t recommend this diet just for CTS…I recommend this diet for everyone. And not just for a short term benefit, such as weight loss or pain control…but rather for long term health benefits.

Eating right is a lifestyle choice, and to get the benefits from it, you have to continue doing it. To get the benefits of exercise you have to do it on an ongoing basis, same with plant based nutrition. 

But in any case…if you are suffering with CTS and want to attack it from all angles…try a plant based diet for a while and see what happens. I think you might be surprised at how great you feel, and how much better you look.

The best resource I know of is www.drmcdougall.com. Try it out and let me know how it went.

If you live in the SF Bay Area and would like to find out if you are a candidate for CTS treatment at Executive Express Chiropractic at the Embarcadero Center…simply call 415-392-2225, ext1 (24 hour live operator). Ask for a complimentary consultation with Dr. Eben Davis.

Eben Davis

I am a Chiropractor in the San Francisco Financial District specializing in chronic neck, arm and hand pain. I also treat herniated discs using spinal decompression, whiplash, sports injuries, headaches, and Fibromyalgia. My clinic is certified in the use of Deep Tissue Laser Therapy with the LiteCure LCT-1000 for conditions such as shoulder pain, TMJ and Plantar Fasciitis. I have been in practice for over 20 years.

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