Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Newport Beach, CA
Treating Thoracic Outlet Syndrome in Orange County
Thoracic outlet syndrome describes a collection of pain associated with the thoracic outlet located under the collarbone and above the first rib.
Women are three times more likely than men to be suffer from thoracic outlet syndrome.
- Poor posture and obesity
- Congenital condition
- Decrease grip
- Discoloration of the hand
- Arm pain and numbness
- Cold fingers, hands or arms
In cases where physical therapy and medication prove ineffective, Dr. Louis will suggest surgery to relieve the compression
Robert Louis, MD, a fellowship-trained Orange County Neurosurgeon, is the Director of the Skull Base and Pituitary Tumor Program at Hoag Memorial Hospital in Orange County, California. Dr. Louis has particular expertise in endoscopic and minimally invasive treatment of benign and malignant brain tumors, sellar and parasellar tumors and skull base tumors.
Dr. Robert Louis specializes in minimally invasive neurosurgery for the treatment of thoracic outlet syndrome. For appointments, please call (949) 383-4185 or Contact Us.