Elbow Pain Treatment At Larch Tree Osteopathic Practice, Coventry
Pain in the elbow is often due to two main conditions tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) and golfers elbow (medial epicondylitis).
What causes elbow pain?
Occupations/hobbies/sports that involve repeated pressure on the muscles and tendons near the elbow can cause the muscles to become strained and the tendons to become inflamed.
Tennis elbow causes pain and tenderness around the outside of the elbow whereas golfers elbow cause pain and tenderness around the inner side of the elbow.
How can osteopathy help?
Osteopaths will use a variety of massage and manipulation techniques to try to ease your symptoms and to get you back to your normal lifestyle. Advice on specific exercises and which activities and movements to avoid may be given.