Patient Education from Michael J. Platto, M.D.

Preparing for your NCS and EMG Testing

To help you prepare for your test, please visit “What to Expect During NCS and EMG Tests” at https://www.aanem.org/patients.

Information on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sciatica, Peripheral Neuropathy, Chronic Pain, and other Neurological Conditions:

The American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM) offers an excellent resource for patients to learn more about the various muscle and nerve diseases: https://www.aanem.org/patients/disorders
WebMD is a well-known reliable source of wellness information on pain management: https://webmd.com/pain-management/default.htm
The Mayo Clinic offers comprehensive guides on hundreds of conditions. Check symptoms and learn more about important health matters at https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions