Elbow, Forearm and Hand

Elbow, forearm or hand pain can limit your ability to participate in activities you enjoy. Physical therapy helps to uncover what is causing your symptoms and identifies the root cause of the pain. Through hands on treatment combined with exercise and education, your therapist will help you get back to doing the things you love.

Common diagnoses that affect the elbow, forearm and hand include:

  • Lateral epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial epicondylitis (Golfer’s Elbow)
  • Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • DeQuervain’s
  • Trigger finger

Your treatment may include:

  • Pain relieving modalities (hot pack, cold pack, traction, ultrasound, electrical stimulation, iontophoresis)
  • Manual therapy
  • Strengthening and stretching exercises
  • Body mechanics and lifting training
  • Functional activities
  • Kinesiotape/sport taping