Elbow and forearm conditions
Sydney Spine & Sports Centre (S3C) is an elbow pain treatment centre of excellence at Balmain and Dee Why, Sydney. Our chiropractors and physiotherapists use the highest standards in evidence-based treatments for elbow pain and discomfort.
Our chiropractors and physiotherapists treat a full range of elbow conditions from post trauma rehabilitation to treating pain and inflammation. The goals of treatment are always to reduce pain, restore function and then enhance function and performance.
Biceps tear at elbow
Biceps tears at the elbow are not very common and are usually associated with an injury or accident. Biceps tears at the elbow are also associated with pre-existing conditions that require corticosteroid and antibiotic use. Surgery is only needed is full function of the elbow is necessary, however if not conservative treatments of chiropractic and physiotherapy are advised. Sydney Spine & Sports Centre is a elbow pain centre of excellence located in Balmain and Dee Why we use the highest standards in chiropractic and physiotherapy.
Elbow dislocations are not common. Elbow dislocations can be partial and this is called a subluxation or they can be complete. A simple dislocation implies that there is no bone involvement such as a fracture. A complex dislocation suggests there is bone injury such as a fracture. Sydney Spine & Sports Centre (S3C) is an elbow pain treatment centre of excellence located in Balmain and Dee Why, Sydney. Are chiropractors and physiotherapist use the highest standards in non-surgical elbow treatments.
Elbow (olecranon) bursitis
Olecranon bursitis describes inflammation to the bursa on the back of the elbow called the olecranon bursa. Bursae are small pillows used to cushion soft tissues as they go over hard tissues such as bone. They reduce friction and allow things to move freely over one and other. Overuse is the primary reason bursae will become inflamed. At Sydney Spine & Sports Centre (S3C) we use the latest treatments help improve elbow pain and discomfort.
Tennis elbow is also called lateral epicondylitis or lateral epicondylalgia and is a condition that affects the tendons of the forearm wrist extensors where they attach at the elbow. This is an overuse injury that is common in sports such as tennis. You don’t need to play tennis to get this, the causes range from holding a hammer to using a mouse. Sydney Spine & Sports Centre (S3C) is a chiropractic and physiotherapy treatment centre of excellence, located in Balmain and Dee Why Sydney.
Medial epicondylitis, more commonly known as golfers elbow, is an injury caused by overuse. It is a similar injury to tennis elbow, however it is on the inside of the elbow instead. It is also referred to as throwers elbow or little league elbow. The chiropractors and physiotherapists at Sydney Spine & Sports Centre (S3C) offer clear diagnosis and treatment strategies that are based on the latest research.
Biceps tendonitis is an injury that causes pain and inflammation of the lower biceps tendon. This is not as common as biceps tendonitis at the shoulder. In the shoulder, This is also referred to as the long head of the biceps tendon. This structure is strong and cord-like and connects the biceps muscle to the bones in the shoulder. People who play a lot of racket sports or who have labour intensive occupations such as digging with a spade are at risk. The chiropractors and physiotherapists at Sydney Spine & Sports Centre (S3C) use the highest standards in treatment for biceps tendinitis at the elbow.