At our various tennis elbow treatment centers in Wilkes Barre, King of Prussia, Paoli, Cherry Hill, and other communities throughout PA and NJ, we regularly treat patients who come to us with persistent elbow pain. However, many folks don’t realize that tennis elbow is not the only form of elbow tendinitis — ever heard of golfer’s elbow? Here, we briefly explain the difference between these two types of tendinitis and offer insight into the treatment options.
As the leading hand surgery center in the Greater Philadelphia area, Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center treats every hand, wrist, arm, elbow, and shoulder injury and condition including fractures and sprains and chronic conditions like arthritis, tendonitis, and more.
But today’s topic is Trigger Finger.
Members of our Therapy team recently represented PHSC at the Philadelphia Walk to Cure Arthritis.
Congratulations to Dr. Culp, Dr. Katolik, Dr. A. Lee Osterman, Dr. Rekant, Dr. Shin, Dr. Sweet and Dr. Zelouf for being named to the Philadelphia magazine’s 2019 Top Docs list.
The team at Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center at Cape May Court House welcomes patients to its new office. We provide comprehensive non-surgical and surgical care and specialized therapy for all injuries and conditions of the hand, wrist, arm, elbow and shoulder. We look forward to meeting you at our new location.
“The most effective natural method for treating tendinosis is to stop the repetitive action that causes the injury in order to let the area heal,” says surgeon and cell biologist Rowena McBeath, MD, PhD, at the Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center at Jefferson Health, who led the study. “But stopping an activity that people depend on for income can be quite difficult. Patients often get worse and ultimately require surgery and even lengthier recovery periods.” Read more “Searching For Better Treatments For Irritated Tendons”