What is Electrodiagnostic Testing?

emg2 (1)Did you know that your body is an electrical generator? Nerves and muscles create electrical signals that deliver messages to and from your brain. Sensory nerves deliver information about your surroundings to the brain. Motor nerves deliver signals from the brain to activate your muscles.

Injuries or diseases that affect nerves and muscles can slow or halt the movement of these electrical signals. If you have pain, weakness or numbness in your back, neck or hands, measuring the speed and degree of electrical activity in your muscles and nerves can help your doctor make a proper diagnosis. This process is called electrodiagnostic testing.

Kenneth S. Dauber, M.D. is a top Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specialist with POSMC. His techniques include conservative musculoskeletal / spine care & electrodiagnostic testing.

Contact our office to set an appointment with Dr Dauber.