With ever increasing usage of gadgets and people becoming more actively involved in sports, wrist pain has become one of the commonest injury problems. Fortunately, most wrist pain is non-life threatening and is usually, successfully diagnosed and treated by your physiotherapist Wrist pain occurs from many different sources of everyday life such as sports injuries, work injuries or simple everyday arm use.
Accurate diagnosis is essential. Wrist pain has multiple causes. These include wrist joint dysfunction or arthritis, wrist ligament injury, tendinopathies, or muscle injury. Wrist pain can be referred from your neck. Locally nerve compression can also occur as carpal tunnel syndrome or ulnar nerve palsy. Both of these conditions should prompt early assessment and treatment to avoid permanent nerve damage and loss of muscle power, sensation, and function.
Some of the Common conditions of Wrist Pain are Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, de Quatrain’s Tenosynovitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome with accurate assessment and early treatment, most wrist pain responds extremely quickly to physiotherapy allowing you to quickly resume pain-free and normal activities of daily living.
People of all professions tend to suffer from wrist and hand injuries. With over 20 years of experience in wrist and hand injury treatments, River Physio provides the best treatment option in Singapore.