Dr. Mark Armbruster D.C. of the Denver Vitality Center in Lakewood, CO has been practicing the art of mind/body healing since 1987. His training, background, and experience provide his patients with a very personal and effective treatment for carpal tunnel pain.
This is a hand and arm condition, known also as carpal tunnel syndrome that causes tingling, numbing, and other symptoms. The carpal tunnel is a narrow passageway located on the palm side of the wrist that is bound by bones and ligaments. The tunnel protects a main nerve to the hand and the tendons that bend the fingers. When these nerves are compromised, the result is carpal tunnel syndrome.
There are several factors that contribute to carpal tunnel syndrome which can include the anatomy of a patient’s wrist, certain underlying health problems, and patterns of hand use.
When nerves are compressed in the wrist the result can be numbness, tingling, and hand weakness that that is characteristic of carpal tunnel syndrome.
One or more of the following tests are used to determine whether a person has carpal tunnel syndrome:
For most patients, proper treatment relieves the numbness and tingling and restores the wrist and hand.
"Mark has helped me for quite some time and I feel fortunate to have a doctor that I know cares about me."
"I've experienced Dr Armbruster's work for several years now and can unequivocally say his work is excellent. "
"I have never met a chiropractor like Dr. Mark. He is truly invested in your well-being as a whole."