Golfer’s Elbow


 

 Golfer’s Elbow

What is Golfer’s Elbow? 

Golfer’s elbow is also known by its medical name which is medial epicondylitis. This condition results in pain and inflammation in the medial elbow. It can radiate to the forearm.

Symptoms

The most common symptom of golfer’s elbow is pain on the inner side of the elbow. The pain worsens with certain motions and

Causes and Risks

The condition can be caused by repeated stress. Certain sports, such as golf and weight training can sometimes lead to the condition.

Treatment and Prevention 

Treatment options for golfer’s elbow can include the following:

  • Stretching and strengthening exercises. 
  • Pain medication such as NSAIDS
  • Bracing
  • Rest
  • PRP or steroid injections
Location
Modern Pain & Spine
1540 Juan Tabo Blvd Ne, Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Phone: 505-208-6129
Fax: 505-207-5221
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