February 16, 2023

Elliot Hospital Surgeon Sheds Light on Potentially Serious Condition

Dr. Elena Rinehardt, a board-certified vascular surgeon at the Elliot Hospital joins the podcast to discuss Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. TOC is a condition in which the space between the collarbone and first rib are compressed causing a variety of symptoms including shoulder and neck pain as well as numbness in the fingers. TOC may be the result of an anatomical irregularity, physical trauma (such as a car accident), pregnancy, or repetitive injuries from sports or work. The condition affects people of all ages and can be serious if left untreated.

Listen to her full podcast here.

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