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Tennis Elbow

Tennis Elbow Not Exclusive to the Tennis Enthusiast: How to Manage It and Preventative Strategies

Michael Zazzali | Posted 10.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael Zazzali

The competitive tennis player is at obvious overuse risk of stressing these tendons due to the nature of the sport involving gripping the racquet as well the impact of hitting the ball. However, many of my patients have never picked up a tennis racquet yet are diagnosed with this disorder.

7 Tips to Beat Tennis Elbow

Steven Sampson, D.O. | Posted 06.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Steven Sampson, D.O.

Tennis elbow, or "lateral epicondylitis," is a misnomer. It usually results from daily repetitive overuse from gym exercise or too many hours at the keyboard. Most cases of tennis elbow will self-resolve within two years, but these seven tips can help speed the process.

Steroid Shots For Tennis Elbow May Not Be The Best Option

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 04.08.2013 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO — Commonly used steroid shots may worsen tennis elbow in the long run and increase chances that the painful condition will reappear, a s...

How To Avoid Tennis And Golf Elbow

Abby Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Abby Sims

With fantasies of spring upon us, it is an ideal time to begin a program to prevent tennis or golf elbow from putting a damper on your return to the courts and courses.

It's About to Be Golf Season

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

People talk about tennis elbow all the time. Less talked about, but no less debilitating to those affected by it is "golfer's elbow" or medial epicondylitis.

Tennis Elbow Doesn't Just Affect Tennis Players

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

It's incredible that Nadal and Federer were able to hit the ball as hard and with as much accuracy at 9pm as at 9am. Unfortunately, for most of us, overuse of a particular body part often results in pain or injury.