Elbow Pain

Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is the name given to pain originating on the outside of the elbow. It arises from an irritation of the tendons of forearm muscles close to the elbow joint.

Causes of Elbow Pain

Any activity of repititive gripping could cause elbow pain including prolonged computer usage or mouse clicking, chopping food, gripping a tennis racket/golf club, and so on. Proper technique should always be used when doing any repetitive activities.

Common Treatments?

  • Chiropractic Adjustments to relieve the pain and improve joint function
  • Physical Therapy stretching and strengthening exercises strengthen the muscular support around the joints which improves and maintains joint mobility and function, ultrasound and traction – to reduce swelling
  • Massage Therapy to provide soft-tissue mobilization.