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Our orthopedic urgent care centers are specialized medical facilities that provide immediate care for orthopedic injuries, including broken bones (fractures) and other musculoskeletal conditions. Our centers offer prompt assessment, diagnostic services, treatment, and referrals if needed.

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List of Elbow Injuries We Treat

  • Medial epicondylitis (Golfer’s elbow)
  • Lateral epicondylitis (Tennis elbow)
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Olecranon bursitis
  • Septic olecranon bursitis
  • UCL injuries 
  • Little Leaguers elbow
  • Elbow fractures and dislocations
  • Hyperextension injuries
  • Contusions, sprains and strains



Symptoms of elbow injuries are wide and varied. Symptoms include:

  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Bruising
  • Tenderness
  • Stiffness
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Instability
  • Loss of Grip Strength
  • Numbness or Tingling
  • Audible Popping or Clicking
  • Loss of Function
  • Deformity
  • Difficulty with Activities
  • Radiating Pain: Pain from the shoulder may radiate down the arm, neck, or upper back, depending on the source of the injury.


Common causes include falls, sports-related activities, repetitive motions, overuse, accidents, and direct impact to the elbow.


Soreness from overuse typically improves with rest. If you have persistent pain, swelling, or limited range of motion, it may indicate an injury requiring evaluation.


Signs of a severe injury include severe pain, deformity, inability to move the elbow, numbness, tingling, or loss of circulation in the hand or fingers. Seek immediate medical care for these symptoms.


No, many elbow injuries can be managed with conservative treatments such as rest, ice, physical therapy, and anti-inflammatory medications. Surgery is considered for more severe cases.


Recovery time varies depending on the type and severity of the injury. Minor injuries may heal in a few weeks, while more severe injuries may require several months.


It’s essential to follow your healthcare provider’s guidance. In some cases, you may need to limit or avoid using the injured arm to promote healing.


Physical therapy exercises prescribed by a healthcare provider can improve strength, flexibility, and range of motion during elbow injury recovery.


Untreated or severe elbow injuries can result in chronic pain, reduced range of motion, or instability. Seeking prompt medical care can help prevent complications.


Yes, applying ice (cold therapy) in the initial stages of an acute elbow injury can help reduce pain and swelling.

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