This content was written for McBrearty Soft Tissue & Sport Chiropractic. Many people want to know what a sports chiropractor can do for them even if they are not involved in sports. Many times a sports chiropractor treats the general population as much as they treat an athlete. One thing that a sports chiropractor May treat that could be related to an athlete is Carpal tunnel. Carpal tunnel Is when the median nerve in the wrist becomes compressed and can start to cause pain, numbness and tingling in the hand and fingers. If this is something that you think you are suffering from or have been diagnosed with in the past many times, doctors want to treat it with a surgical procedure. But it may be worth coming to see us first at mcbrearty soft tissue and Sport Chiropractic so that we can assess the situation, treat the soft tissue and help get you pain free without an invasive procedure. If you are interested in learning more about how we can do that for you call the office at 330-491-0381 or you can visit our website at 

Carpal tunnel can occur when the median nerve gets compressed at the wrist. It can oftentimes cause nerve pain which can include numbness tingling burning Or weakness in your hand and fingers. You can also experience pain that travels up your arm. Most of the time a sports chiropractor can take care of this issue by treating the soft tissue, the ligaments, the muscles and the tendons that are surrounding the nerve and allow it to become freed from where it is trapped. Oftentimes because the nerve is being rubbed or compressed it can become inflamed Which in turn can cause the symptoms to occur. a sports chiropractor would be able to help cure carpal tunnel syndrome without a doctor needing to go inside the wrist and tunnel and we’re leaving it surgically.

 Carpal tunnel can be caused by Squeezing motion or a repetitive motion of the fingers or wrist such as using a mouse or typing, throwing a ball, picking up kids Etc. When your wrist is in a Flex Motion and your fingers are often flexing and grabbing or twisting the carpal tunnel can become narrow and you can have inflammation present where the nerve will become compressed. Once the nerve is compressed a sports chiropractor Can help you discover what has caused the issue to occur and not only treat the symptoms to make it feel better but they can educate you on how to prevent the overuse and occurring symptoms to stop before they start.

 Carpal tunnel can become very annoying and very painful very quickly. Most of the time people want to take a conservative approach and avoid surgery at any cost. By seeing a sports chiropractic for carpal tunnel you are guaranteeing a positive outcome for your syndrome without a long painful recovery time. You will learn how to treat and prevent your condition and not only the affected hand but the opposite hand as well. If you are interested in relieving your symptoms or learning how to prevent them from occurring in the first place you can call her office and schedule an appointment at 330-491-0381 or you can visit us on our website and learn more about the things we have to offer in our office at