Tennis Elbow Wrist Explained

Tennis Elbow Pain

Tennis elbow is an overuse condition giving pain in the forearm muscles near the elbow when holding or gripping objects. It is the most common overuse syndrome. Tennis elbow has been given many names: lateral epicondylitis; lateral epicondyle tendinopathy; lateral elbow tendinopathy; lateral epicondylalgia and more. Lateral epicondyle tendinopathy (LET) is now the official medical name although it’s still referred to as tennis elbow as it’s [...]

Golfer’s Elbow

Golfer’s Elbow

Golfer’s elbow is also known as medial epicondylitis and is similar to tennis elbow or lateral epicondylitis. Both conditions are problems related to degenerative changes in the tendons of the forearm muscles. Golfer’s elbow is less common than tennis elbow, making up around 10-20% of all elbow tendon problems. What is Golfer’s Elbow? Golfer’s elbow is a condition giving pain and weakness on the inside of the [...]