Everyone experiences brief periods of unusual sensations due to interrupted blood flow or nerve signals. Sleeping on your arm or leg can lead to the feeling that you are being pricked with pins and needles upon waking up. If the pins keep pricking you throughout the day or in response to certain stimuli, you may need to seek treatment quickly to eliminate the pain and irritation.
If you have any of the above described symptoms call today to talk to one of our medical team members and schedule your free consultation.
Frequently Asked Questions
This sensation is primary linked to neuropathy, which is a general term encompasses many forms of nerve damage. When nerve signals are interrupted, or the fibers are damaged, any number of unusual sensations can appear.
Most patients experiencing pins and needles due to nerve damage or diabetic complications struggle with related issues like:
- Burning sensations or feelings of cold when the skin is perfectly warm.
- Numbness and weakness in the feet and hands.
- A “stocking and glove” pattern of sensations that primarily cover the hands and feet.
- Stabbing or electric pains through the hands or legs.
Numbness through the trunk and limbs can be resolved with a combination Infrared Laser Therapy, Minor Medical Procedures, Massage, Vibration Therapy, Supports, Chiropractic treatment and other therapies.
At Advanced Health and Physical Medicine our goal is to first find and then resolve the compressed nerves causing the problem. We may also be able to suggest changes to your daily dietary routine. We can offer suggestions based upon your history if here is some kind of repetitive action that is leading to the irritation of nerves and numbness and tingling. Contacting Advanced Medical and Physical Health is the easiest way to restore feeling in fingertips or toes. Our simple form makes it easy to schedule a consultation with a neuropathy treatment professional.
Allowing the tingling sensations to increase over the months could end up compromising your balance and muscular strength. Many people with numbness or constant sensations struggle with constant injuries due to accidents. Advanced Health and Physical Medicine is ready to help you relieve all of the symptoms of neuropathy and nerve damage. Fill out a brief contact form to start on the process of resolving irritating pins and needles. We are happy to provide you with a free consultation to give you custom insight into your health.