What is Golfer Elbow?
Golfer Elbow is some how similiar to Tennis Elbow, it is having pain or soreness at the outside of the elbow instead of Tennis Elbow which is the inside. It usually happened there is overuse of arm and forearm muscles that results in elbow pain.
Symptoms of Golfer Elbow
- Pain on the inner part of the elbow
- Pain cause by lifting or bending of the arm
- Difficulty in extending your forearm fully
Causes of Golfer Elbow
When there is a direct blows to the outer layer of the elbow muscle, a sudden forceful pull, or forceful extension have caused more than half of these injuries.
Treatment for Golfer Elbow
- The change of style that you swing the golfer’s club
- Anti-Inflammatory Medication
- Cortisone Injection
- Stretching and Exercise
Self-Diagnose can bring more harm than treating it. It is good to know more about the injury but definitely not to the point of self-treatment. It will be much safer to get treated by Our Doctor, for more information or to book an appointment with Singapore Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic, you can call (+65) 6475 8011, the hotline is open 24 hours. You may also send us an enquiry for appointment.Tags: elbow pain, elbow treatment, golfer elbow, singapore sports and orthopaedic clinic