Why Does My Elbow Hurt
Elbow pain can affect individuals at any age and can have a large number of causes. If you experience daily pain in your elbow, it can make normal tasks almost impossible. Elbow pain is one of the most common problems that physical therapists treat on a daily basis. Treatment for elbow pain is relatively easy and all depends on the severity of an individual’s pain and the location of the pain in the elbow. If you or someone you know is suffering from elbow pain, contact our chiropractor in Midtown today!
Causes and Prevention
The causes of elbow pain are numerous and can affect almost anyone. The majority of elbow pain is due to strain on the elbow joint components. Other causes include trauma, fracture, and autoimmune issues. Some risk factors for elbow pain include:
- Engaging in repetitive motion
- Sports participation
- Past elbow trauma
It is possible to reduce your likelihood of developing elbow pain. Some prevention methods for decreasing your risk of elbow pain include:
- Reduce the amount of stress placed on the joint when working
- Treat underlying causes
- Strength training on the affected area
- Stretch before working out
If you are experiencing elbow pain and believe you could benefit from chiropractic care, contact our chiropractor in Midtown.
How We Can Help You
Elbow pain is an extremely common medical issue that physical therapists and chiropractors will see and treat every day. At Manhattan Sports Therapy, we understand that every person experiences pain differently so we believe in personalized treatment plans. We work towards getting you back to a pain-free and active lifestyle. If you think you could benefit from chiropractic care for your elbow pain, contact our chiropractor in Midtown to begin treatment today!