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Elbow Surgery

Our orthopedic surgeons specialize in diagnosing a wide range of elbow conditions causing discomfort and pain. These conditions can be related to overuse or repetitive movements or from an injury or a disease of the elbow.

Elbow Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Baseball elbow
  • Cartilage disorders of the elbow
  • Distal biceps injury
  • Distal biceps tear
  • Distal biceps rupture
  • Elbow fractures
  • Elbow pain
  • Instability
  • Lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow)
  • Lateral ulnar collateral ligament injury
  • Ligament injury
  • Ligament tear
  • Loose bodies
  • Medial epicondylitis (golfer’s elbow)
  • Olecranon bursitis
  • Osteochondritis dissecans
  • Ulnar collateral ligament injury
  • Ulnar nerve issues

Elbow Treatments and Procedures

  • Elbow scopes
  • Total elbow replacements
  • Total elbow arthroplasty

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