Carotid Artery Disease

Carotid artery disease, also called carotid artery stenosis, is the narrowing or blockage of the carotid arteries, usually caused by atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is the buildup of cholesterol, fat and other substances traveling through the bloodstream. These substances stick to the […]

Carpal Tunnel Release/Syndrome

The carpal tunnel is a narrow, tunnel-like structure in the wrist. The bottom and sides of this tunnel are formed by wrist (carpal) bones. The top of the tunnel is covered by a strong band of connective tissue called the […]

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal Nerve The trigeminal nerve or 5th cranial nerve is one of the main nerves of the face. It comes through the skull from the brain in front of the ear. It is called tri geminal as it splits into […]