Neurophysiology

Neurophysiology assesses the function of the nervous system including the central (brain and spinal cord) and peripheral (arm, trunk and leg junctions between nerves and muscles) nervous systems. The London Orthopaedic Clinic offers peripheral nerve assessment through Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS) and Electomyography (EMG). This is often a diagnostic step used to test for various conditions such as Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. There are no known side effects associated with this form of testing and you are able to resume normal activities immediately after the investigation. Please avoid moisturising beforehand.

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June 6, 2016

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  • Carpal Tunnel Treatment

    Carpal tunnel syndrome is a tingling, numbness and weakness in the hand. As well as these symptoms, carpal tunnel syndrome can also be responsible for other symptoms in your wrist and hand. The cause of these symptoms is a pressure put on the median nerve in your wrist. This nerve runs through a small channel […]

  • Hammer Toe Correction

    Hammer toe is an ailment that affects one or more of your middle toes. It causes the toe to bend upwards at the middle joint. Some people can manage to cope with the condition by changing their lifestyles. However, lifestyle changes don’t always reduce the pain caused by hammer toes, and so surgery can be […]

  • What Is Elbow Stiffness?

      The elbow joint can become affected by stiffness and pain after an injury very easily. The reason for this is because the elbow is made up of three separate joints that fit together perfectly. Plus, it is also in close proximity to a host of soft tissues. So, if there is an issue with […]