Hand Surgeon Dr. Paul Pierce: How Sleep Position Can Affect Carpal Tunnel Syndrome


Did you know the way you’re sleeping – not too much time at the keyboard – may be causing carpal tunnel syndrome? Hand surgeon Dr. Paul Pierce talked with WFAA's Carla Wade about carpal tunnel syndrome, how sleep position affects it, and how surgery may be needed to avoid permanent nerve damage.

This story originally aired in its entirety on November 15, 2014, on WFAA in Dallas.