People, who suffer from shooting pains and numbness in their hands or arms due to repetitive movement, may be suffering from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or CTS for short. When a swollen ligament in the wrist irritates the adjacent median nerve, it causes a lot of pain and discomfort. Sometimes, a surgical procedure, known as a Carpal Tunnel Release, may be required in order to alleviate the pain. During this interactive carpal tunnel surgery, you will find out how a Carpal Tunnel Release is performed and the steps a patient can take to assist in recovery. Scrub in and let’s get started!