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Joe A Shaw PA-C

Most general questions that have to do with orthopedic and /or occupational medicine or ergonomics. With a focus on upper extremity disorders such as carpal tunnel syndrome. After many years of treating and diagnosing carpal tunnel syndrome I have developed a detailed website about carpal tunnel syndrome at

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2017-04-07 Mild subluxation of basal thumb joint:

You can try it.. splints or kind of a double-edged sword they do help protect it and immobilize it but on the other hand if done too much they will ultimately cause stiffness and weakness in the joint

2017-04-02 Shoulder & referred pains:

it does seem a little strange given your age and there was no history of trauma it would appear you would have something around your cervical cord you said the MRI was normal except for this area at c4

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