Many times, minimal symptoms that have only recently appeared do not need a work-up. “Intermittent pins and needle sensations” for two weeks not associated with pain, dysfunction, weakness or balance issues would fit into that category. Be patient as many mild symptoms can be temporary and do not need further testing.
Donald Corenman, MD, DC is a highly-regarded spine surgeon, considered an expert in the area of neck and back pain. Trained as both a Medical Doctor and Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Corenman earned academic appointments as Clinical Assistant Professor and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and his research on spine surgery and rehabilitation has resulted in the publication of multiple peer-reviewed articles and two books.