20 Feb Facts About Peripheral Neuropathy 2023
Peripheral neuropathy is a condition that affects the nerves outside of the brain and spinal cord. It is a common condition that can cause a range of symptoms, including tingling, numbness, and pain in the hands and feet.
Here are some facts about peripheral neuropathy:
What are the causes of peripheral neuropathy?
Causes: Peripheral neuropathy can be caused by a variety of factors, including diabetes, alcoholism, certain medications, autoimmune disorders, infections, and traumatic injuries.
What are the symptoms of peripheral neuropathy?
Symptoms: The symptoms of peripheral neuropathy can vary, but commonly include tingling, numbness, weakness, and pain in the affected areas. Some people also experience changes in sensation, such as sensitivity to touch, heat, or cold.
What are the types of peripheral neuropathy?
Types: There are several different types of peripheral neuropathy, including sensory neuropathy, motor neuropathy, and autonomic neuropathy. Each type affects different nerves and can cause different symptoms.
How is peripheral neuropathy diagnosed?
Diagnosis: Diagnosis of peripheral neuropathy typically involves a physical exam, nerve studies, and other tests to determine the underlying cause of the condition.
What are common treatments for peripheral neuropathy?
Treatment: Treatment for peripheral neuropathy depends on the underlying cause and can include medications, physical therapy, and lifestyle changes. In some cases, treatment may not be possible and the goal is to manage symptoms and prevent further nerve damage.
What are common complications due to peripheral neuropathy?
Complications: If left untreated, peripheral neuropathy can lead to complications such as infections, foot ulcers, and even amputation in severe cases. It can also affect quality of life and lead to depression and anxiety.
How to prevent peripheral neuropathy?
Prevention: Preventing peripheral neuropathy involves managing underlying conditions such as diabetes and avoiding excessive alcohol consumption. Proper nutrition and exercise can also help reduce the risk of developing the condition.
If you suspect you may have peripheral neuropathy, it’s important to seek a doctor who specializes in Peripheral Neuropathy Treatments to receive an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment.
Dr. Alfonso‘s Neuropathy Treatment Protocol is a highly successful drug-free, non surgical, safe, and effective treatment that has successfully helped many patients who suffer from Neuropathy.
Dr. Alfonso Neuropathy Treatment Protocol
- Improves and increases oxygen and nutrition through the increase of circulation to the damaged nerves.
- Repairs peripheral fibers by stimulating regenerative of new nerve cells.
- Removes and eliminates mechanical peripheral nerve entrapments and compressions in the spine and extremities
If you have been diagnosed with Neuropathy or have neuropathy symptoms such as pain, burning, numbness in your arms, hands, legs or feet. Please contact us at (305) 275-7475 to schedule and discuss your questions with our new patient specialist or message us your number/email and our team member will reach out to you for scheduling.
Out of town patients can schedule a complimentary WhatsApp Consultation, Zoom Meeting Consultation, or Phone Consultation with Dr. Alfonso. Please contact us via website, email, or by phone if you have any questions and to learn more about our Intensive Neuropathy Care for out of town patients. We are here to help you overcome neuropathy and get you back to enjoying life!
For more info on the Dr. Alfonso Neuropathy Treatment Protocol please visit our treatment page of our website.
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Sincerely Yours for Health,
Dr. Rodolfo Alfonso, D.C.
8585 Sunset Drive,
Miami, FL 33143