Common Elbow Conditions

The elbow is more than a simple hinge. The unique arrangement of bones and tissues allows for a unique pattern of flexion and rotation. Injuries to the elbow are often the result of overuse, falls, or repetitive throwing activities. Our physicians are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of elbow problems. They provide an extraordinary base of shared knowledge with leading-edge surgery and treatment.

Common Elbow Conditions

People experiencing elbow pain or who have an elbow injury may have pain, swelling, tenderness, and numbness. In more severe cases, they may experience elbow instability or loss of the elbow’s normal movement. Some of the most common conditions include:

Whether you have had pain for years or your pain is new, we are here to help.


Most patients do not need surgery to manage their elbow pain. In many cases, activity modification, injections, therapy, and splinting can effectively treat the problem. When surgery is required, our highly-skilled team will take you down the road to recovery.

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If you have elbow pain or dysfunction, come see one of our specialists today. Let us help you put an end to your pain.

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