Carpal Tunnel Syndrome | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • How do you know that carpal tunnel syndrome is causing my symptoms?
  • What can I do to relieve my pain?
  • Are there any special exercises I can do to strengthen my hand and wrist?
  • What is the best treatment option? Will I need surgery?
  • How long will it take to recover?
  • Is it likely that I’ll experience this problem again, either in this hand/arm or in my other hand/arm?

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Reviewed/Updated: 02/14
Created: 01/96