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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, or CTS, is a painful swelling of the median nerve which runs from the shoulder through the wrist. This nerve carries nerve impulses between the hand and brain. The main cause of Carpal Tunnel is swelling and scar tissue where the median nerve passes through the carpal tunnel in the wrist. Repetitive motion is the leading cause of scar tissue and swelling, and hence the main cause of CTS. Less frequent causes include local trauma, tumors, and hormonal changes.


Traditional treatments for CTS include splints, rest, and/or surgery. Over 200,000 carpal tunnel release surgeries are performed in the US each year, amounting to a cost of more than $1 billion. Now, more than ever before, CTS sufferers are utilizing less invasive, more permanent treatments to relieve their pain. One of the most popular and effective of these treatments is the combination of massage therapy and stretching.

Heaven's Hands is often able to effectively treat CTS with Repetitive Use Injury Therapy and frequent stretching by the sufferer. Repetitive use of muscles causes extreme tightness and can lead to swelling (as with CTS), by combining entire arm and wrist stretching and  deep tissue Repetitive Use Injury Therapy, sufferers often experience lasting relief from the pain and numbness that CTS causes.

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Hot/Cold Therapy
Our therapists utilize warm towel wrap treatments when requested or needed. We also may apply cold therapy to injured areas when needed.
Table Warmers
Our massage and treatment tables have built-in warmers to ensure a comfortable and relaxing massage.
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La Crescent, MN 55947
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