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Nerve Care

High-quality care for nerve conditions

Nerves make up one of the body’s most complex systems, and Riverview Regional Medical Center provides an advanced multidisciplinary team approach to deliver high-quality care. Nerve disorders can be caused by conditions such as tumors, illnesses, diseases or injuries, or exposure to cold, radiation or toxins.

For further information contact us at 256-543-5200.

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Riverview Regional Medical Center’s highly specialized doctors have the expertise and advanced technology to diagnose and treat a wide range of nerve conditions, including:

  • Acoustic neuroma
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Peripheral and autonomic nerve disorders
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment

Treatment for nerve conditions

Riverview Regional Medical Center’s care team includes specialists from a range of disciplines to provide comprehensive, patient-centered care. Neurologists, neuromuscular medicine specialists and other specialized clinicians utilize a variety of treatments to manage nerve conditions. Multidisciplinary approaches include:

  • Closer management of underlying conditions that cause the nerve condition such as diabetes, vitamin deficiencies, autoimmune disorders or other conditions.
  • Complementary techniques such as biofeedback, acupuncture and relaxation.
  • Electrical nerve-stimulation techniques.
  • Lifestyle changes such as dietary modifications, stress management or modification of activities.
  • Medications to relieve pain and address other symptoms.
  • Physical aids such as ergonomically designed chairs, keyboards and other equipment to reduce nerve pressure.