- Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in nervous system conditions (neurologists), hand surgery (hand surgeons) and others have experience evaluating and treating carpal tunnel syndrome. Mayo Clinic doctors evaluate and treat more than 4,800 people with carpal tunnel syndrome each year.
- Team approach. Mayo Clinic neurologists, hand surgeons and others work as a coordinated team to care for people with carpal tunnel syndrome. This team determines the most appropriate treatment for your carpal tunnel syndrome.
- Research. Mayo Clinic doctors conduct research in carpal tunnel syndrome.
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery.
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