Cubital Tunnel

Cubital Tunnel

How We DO Cubital Tunnel Surgery

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome is a condition that involves stretching of the ulnar nerve (funny bone), which can create tingling in the fingers and pain in the forearm.

Causes of Cubital Tunnel Syndrome:

  • Stretching the nerve
  • Applying large amounts of repeated pressure on the nerve
  • Anatomy

What Cubital Tunnel Surgery Costs

The cost of Cubital Tunnel surgery varies depending on the condition of the injury. Please contact us and schedule a consultation with board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael K.Obeng. MiKO Plastic Surgery, Beverly Hills will accommodate the most accurate cost estimates for your Cubital Tunnel surgical needs. If you’re not in the Beverly Hills or Los Angeles area, visit our travel section to arrange a trip to MiKO Plastic Surgery.

Recovery Time

Dr. Michael K.Obeng may advise the patient to wear a splint or wrap a pillow or towel around the elbow to help decrease thew swelling. Depending on the severity of the injury, Dr. Michael K.Obeng may conduct a steroid treatment, essentially injecting the steroid into the cubital tunnel. This treatment will reduce swelling in the region. If symptoms don’t improve, surgery may be the next option. After the procedure, Dr. Michael K.Obeng will prescribe medication and will advise treatment options to help the patient have a speedy recovery. Soreness may last for several weeks, Full recovery may take several months.

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