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Cross fit and elbow injuries

Elbow conditions are one of the most common afflictions affecting people of all ages.  I have seen a tremendous rise in complaints of elbow pain with the various intense work out programs that people are joining.  Tennis and golfers elbow are the common names of lateral and medial epicondylitis, which are degenerative conditions of the muscle [...]

Cross fit and elbow injuries 2017-04-04T12:36:11+00:00

The difference between carpal tunnel syndrome and arthritis

Carpal tunnel syndrome and arthritis are two of the most common complaints I see as an orthopedic surgeon specializing in the hand and upper extremities. There are some common overlapping symptoms such as pain and aching with gripping, but the two conditions are vastly different Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when there is increased pressure on the [...]

The difference between carpal tunnel syndrome and arthritis 2017-04-04T16:40:38+00:00