Treatments for Leg Numbness and Tingling
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Leg numbness and tingling can be an extremely frustrating and irritating event. Maybe you’re dead asleep in your bed and all the sudden your legs start feeling tingly or numb. This is not a good feeling to wake up to or good feeling to have any time of the day. If you are experiencing this type of sensation then you want to get in touch with Spine and Orthopedic Specialists. The reason being is because you may have some form of serious issue brewing. Give Spine and Orthopedic Specialists a call at 539-664-4448.
Spine and Orthopedic Specialists will be able to diagnose the reason for your leg numbness and tingling. It may just be that you have poor circulation or it may be that you have a pinched nerve or something more serious going on with your spine. The last thing you want to do is think and hope that it goes away and just let it get worse. It is much simpler and easier if you get in for an appointment with Spine and Orthopedic Specialists to be safe rather than sorry. There are a plethora of different types of treatments that they utilize depending on what is actually going on and what is causing the sensation. A few of the types of treatments that they will administer don’t include surgery or invasive treatments at all.
One of them for example is quite simply helping you and telling you to lose weight. Losing weight may reduce some of the pressure on your spine which may reduce the pinching that may be causing the numbness and tingling. However, this may not solve the issue as well. Therefore, they have every tool and technique in the book to work on until they figure out how to get rid of your leg numbness and tingling. The benefit about utilizing a spine surgeon is that if it comes down to surgery they are going to be able to perform the surgery themselves. This is beneficial since they have been treating you the entire time.
The numbness and tingling that you are going to feel is not the same as when your leg falls asleep although the sensation might be the same. However, when your leg falls asleep you typically know why it fell asleep. Either you were sitting on a funny it was elevated or something along those lines. However if you’re noticing tingling and leg numbness when none of those things are happening and it is becoming a frequent issue then it’s time to get in to see one of the doctors at Spine and Orthopedic Specialists. This is a sign that you may have something more serious going on.
Give Spine and Orthopedic Specialists a call at 539-664-4448. Schedule your initial consultation to figure out what is going on. Once they give you a diagnosis they will also than suggest a few treatment protocols. It is up to you to implement the protocols as they should be implemented. Give them a call today.