Golfer’s Elbow

Golfer’s Elbow is tendinosis of the elbow (medically known as medial epicondylitis). Muscles along your forearm attach to your elbow and through overuse small tears form in the tendons. People who play golf and other racquet sports are susceptible... Read More

Elbow Pain

Call San Diego Hand Surgery About Treatment for Elbow Pain and Discomfort. The elbow functions as a hinge for your arm, allowing movement and ease of range. The elbow is a joint, composed of a complex set of bones and... Read More

Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)

This is a condition that involves the tendons that attach to the bone on the outside of the elbow. The muscle associated with tennis elbow, the extensor carpi radialis brevis, helps to extend and abduct the wrist. A specific... Read More

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital tunnel syndrome is brought on by increased pressure on the ulnar nerve at the elbow. The ulnar nerve passes under a bump of bone on the inner portion of the elbow (medial epicondyle or “funny bone”). At this... Read More