Elbow & Arm Pain

Elbow & Arm Pain Physical Therapy

The majority of elbow pain, we see at Town PT is caused by trauma, poor posture, lack of proper function and poor stability. A lot of patients encounter elbow and arm pain due to sport injuries and overuse during these sort of activities. At Town PT, we specialize in non-surgical options for effectively and safely managing your elbow pain. You will be given a customized treatment plan which will aim to get you back to the level of activity and the lifestyle that you are accustomed to without having to deal with your pain.
We will show you how to become pain free, fix the cause and eliminate your symptoms. Our team of specialists offers a highly specific, individualized, and comprehensive approach aimed at identifying the precise cause of your pain in order to provide targeted treatment accordingly.

Symptoms / Causes

Elbow and arm pain is dependent on the area and structures that have been irritated and influenced causing the brain to fire nociception to specific areas of your elbow doctor. Elbow and arm pain can be broken down into 5 simple reasons:

  • Trauma
  • Arthritis
  • Instability usually from poor posture development
  • Developmental dysfunctions leading to poor motor control
  • Soft tissue (bursitis, tendinitis)

Diagnosis

Our Physical Therapy the elbow pain doctor will begin with a comprehensive examination which will address the onset, cause, duration, severity, vectors, establish the meaningful task and functional tasks that cause the elbow and arm pain. At this point the cause of the shoulder pain will be determined, however diagnostic MRI is required in severe cases.

DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS:

  • Golfers Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Radial Neuropathy
  • Posterior Interosseous Nerve Impingement
  • Elbow Sprain / Strain
  • Olecranon Bursitis
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Fracture of lateral epicondyle
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Post Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Biceps / Triceps Ruptures

Offering the most comprehensive “Elbow & Arm pain” treatment

At Physical Therapy have extensive experience treating elbow pain doctor. Based on a functional evaluation we create an individual treatment plan. Treatment options may vary depending on type and stage of the elbow pain specialist and the structures and muscles and joints involved. The treatment will restore alignment, mobility and improve the stability. The pain will be addressed by correctly releasing the specific tissue and fascia to increase and improve motion which will elongate myofascial tissue and lengthen ligaments and muscle to reduce tension. Treatment will be a combination of manual therapy and physical therapy exercises. We use our expertise in manual medicine and rehabilitation to retrain the elbow pain specialist to help re-establish cortical understanding of the functional correct movement pattern. The rehabilitation program will be aimed at eliminating pain, increasing range of motion, increasing stability and strengthening intrinsic muscles to eliminate the cause of the pain.

For appointments and more information, visit town-pt.com

Town Physical Therapy Locations:

Maywood, NJ | Emerson, NJ | Bergenfield, NJ | Clifton, NJ | Paramus, NJ

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We have a team of highly trained and experienced professionals.

  • (201) 880-7787

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  • (201) 880-7787