Arm And Hand Pain Specialist

CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center

Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation and Pain Management located in Lanham, Hyattsville, Gaithersburg, Dundalk & Pikesville, MD

Arm and hand pain can interfere with all aspects of your life, from work to leisure activities. The expert team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to managing arm and hand pain at their locations in Olney, Rosedale, Hyattsville, Gaithersburg, Lanham, Dundalk, and Pikesville, Maryland. If you’re in Maryland or the Washington, D.C. area and arm or hand pain is affecting your quality of life, schedule an appointment online or by phone today.

Arm and Hand Pain Q & A

What is arm and hand pain?

Your arms and hands contain numerous joints that provide a wide range of motion and fine dexterity. These complex structures allow you to execute intricate tasks such as typing at a keyboard and broad movements like reaching overhead.

However, this impressive spectrum of mobility comes at a cost. These joints are vulnerable to many injuries and diseases that cause arm and hand pain. Whether you suffer from pain in your shoulder, elbow, wrist, or hand, the team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center helps you find relief.

What causes arm and hand pain?

Your hands, arms, and shoulders are prone to damage from various sources, including sports injuries and stress from repetitive motions. The team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center treats all causes of arm and hand pain, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Ganglion cysts
  • Fractures and sprains
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Shoulder pain and instability
  • Tennis or golfer’s elbow
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)
  • Nerve injuries
  • Tendinitis and tendon injuries

The expert providers at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center also treat adults with arm and hand pain that results from structural abnormalities present at birth.

How are arm and hand pain diagnosed?

The physicians at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center focus on treating you as a whole person and not just the symptoms you present. They spend time discussing your pain with you as they carefully review your medical history and perform a physical exam.

To diagnose the underlying cause of your arm or hand pain, your physician may perform tests such as an X-ray or MRI. Once they understand the root cause of your pain, they create a personalized pain management plan to get you back to everyday activities as soon as possible.

How are arm and hand pain treated?

The team at CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to pain management that may include:

  • Joint injections to relieve pain and reduce inflammation
  • Physical therapy to improve strength and flexibility
  • Alternative medicine such as acupuncture and massage

They also provide medication management for continued care after the effects of your injection therapy subside.

To find lasting relief from your arm and hand pain, call CHOICE Pain & Rehabilitation Center or schedule an appointment online today.