Wrist Pain

can a sports chiropractor help?

Wrist pain can come manifest itself in multiple ways. There are twenty-seven bones in the hand and specifically eight in the wrist. With that many combinations of joints it can be difficult to identify the source of pain.

Wrist Pain: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment | Premier Sports & Spine

For most patients, the most important issue is finding out the root cause of their wrist pain. Whether the pain stems from an injury sustained in the garden, by doing a repetitive daily motion, or landing on your wrist during a sporting event, sports chiropractors can help determine the source best treatment option for your injury.

Wrist pain frequently occurs from falling on an outstretched hand, sometimes referred to as a FOOSH injury. As you land, your hand, wrist and elbow take the direct impact of your fall and may cause any number of injuries. If you know that you have had this kind of an injury, it is important to find a sports chiropractor right away to get an accurate diagnosis and treat your wrist in order to ensure proper healing and a quick recovery. The sports chiropractors at Premier Sports and Spine Center are specially trained to diagnose, treat and manage all types of wrist injuries. Our team of doctors treat the individual needs of each patient and their wrist injury so effectively because of their advanced sports medicine training, experience and knowledge base.

Common Wrist Pain conditions treated are:

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Wrist Sprain/Strain
  • TFCC Strain
  • Numbness/Tingling
  • Decreased Range of Motion
  • Arthritis
  • Repetitive Motion Injuries
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Tendinitis
  • Intersection Syndrome
  • Texting Thumb
  • Ganglion Cysts
  • FOOSH (Falling on outstretched hand)
  • DeQuervain’s tenosynovitis

Is Wrist Pain Always Wrist Pain?

Often times it may be a symptom of an injury somewhere else in your hand, elbow, arm or sometimes even your neck. As sports chiropractors, we are specifically trained to diagnose and treat differently the soft tissue injuries that may be causing your wrist pain – even if it is coming from your hand, elbow, arm or neck.

In some cases, chiropractic treatment may be all you need for your wrist pain. In other situations, you may need a combination of imaging, soft tissue work, and even Kinesio tape or a brace. It is imperative to have your wrist professionally diagnosed and treated. When it comes to helping patients with pain, Premier Sports and Spine Center is your number one option. We are the leading clinic in sports chiropractic medicine in Eden Prairie.

If you are suffering from wrist pain and would like to make an appointment at one of our Eden Prairie or Eagan clinic locations or to discuss your condition with one of our sports chiropractors, please contact us or call 952-479-0043 today.

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