Elbow Treatments

Elbow Epicondylitis Repair

What is elbow epicondylitis repair? Elbow epicondylitis repair is a specialized surgery used to treat tennis elbow or golfer’s elbow especially if symptoms do not respond to other treatments within a six to twelve-month period of time. Both forms of elbow epicondylitis cause patients to suffer from pain, either on the outer elbow (tennis [...]

Elbow Epicondylitis Repair

Elbow Arthroscopy

What is elbow arthroscopy? Elbow arthroscopy is a specialized procedure used by the orthopedic specialists at The Shoulder Clinic of Idaho to inspect, diagnose, and repair problems inside the elbow joint.  Arthroscopy literally means “to look within the joint.” During elbow arthroscopy, a small camera is used, which displays a clear and accurate view [...]

Elbow Arthroscopy

Distal Biceps Tendon Repair

What is a biceps tendon repair? The biceps muscle, located in the front of the upper arm, attaches to the shoulder and elbow joints by strong cords of fibrous tissue called tendons. When the distal biceps tendon becomes detached from the forearm, a distal biceps tendon rupture occurs, leading to elbow pain, cosmetic deformity [...]

Distal Biceps Tendon Repair