Dr. Paul Paterson Earns National Distinction

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General Physician, PC is proud to announce Dr. Paul Paterson’s orthopedic surgery practice is being honored by Sonex Health Inc. as the first Center of Cxcellence for micro-invasive carpal tunnel release using the SX-One MicroKnife and real-time ultrasound guidance

Dr. Paul Paterson is currently the only surgeon in the region offering this micro-invasive solution to Carpal Tunnel. Dr. Paterson can diagnose and treat patients in a signle visit. Using this "Release and Relief" procedure, patients can return home with no stiches, no lengthy recovery, and in many cases are pain free in a day or two.

“I’m thankful to Sonex Health for recognizing the work my team and I do on behalf of patients suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome,” said Dr. Paterson. "Thanks to their innovation, we are able to bring relief to patients in a single office visit who, in many case, have been suffering for years."

Dr. Paterson's office holds the distinction of being the first Center of Excellence in the country for this revolutionary procedure.

“Our decision was based on Dr. Paterson’s demonstrated expertise in micro-invasive carpal tunnel release using the SX-One MicroKnife and ultrasound guidance, the achievement of outstanding patient outcomes, and his commitment to improving the patient experience,” said Dr. Jay Smith Chief Medical Officer at Sonex Health.

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a nerve disorder that causes numbness, tingling, and pain in the hands and fingers that affects an estimated 12 million adults in the United States. When left untreated, CTS can cause long-term damages and debilitation.

Click here to watch Dr. Paterson perform a Release and Relief Carpal Tunnel Surgery.

Paul Paterson, M.D., is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in upper extremity conditions from the fingertips to the shoulder and is dedicated to using new surgical techniques to improve his patients’ quality of life.

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