Two of the most common causes of elbow pain seen are overuse and trauma. Pain can occur on the inside or outside of the elbow joint and may be acute or chronic. Elbow pain can also be commonly accompanied by numbness/tingling and burning sensations. You may also experience weakness in the hand/forearm region as a result. Some of the most common types of elbow pain include tendonitis (tennis elbow and golfer’s elbow), bursitis, nerve entrapment, and fractures.
When you come to Comprehensive Medical Care, you will get a thorough evaluation and examination by any one of our many excellent medical professionals on staff. Depending on the findings, you may be required to get additional diagnostic work ups such as MRIs and/or X-rays. It is important to us as your provider, and for you to cover every aspect of your health and know exactly what is going on with your condition.
Treatment can include conservative care with physical therapy and/or different types of injections depending on the condition.