For effective use of the upper limb, full use of the elbow joint is needed. It is constantly used for everyday activities as well as hobbies. Surgery could be used for fractures, damage to the joint or severe repetitive strain injuries.
At Physio.co.uk our specialised physiotherapists can rehabilitate patients following elbow surgery. The common elbow surgeries that Physio.co.uk treat are:
Above: Tendon reflexes around the elbow joint tesed by specialist MSK Physiotherapist
Elbow Joint Surgery
Above: Passive stretches and mobilisations of the elbow by MSK therapist
Elbow Bones Surgery
Elbow Replacement Surgery
Above: Strengthening exercises for the muscles and connective tissue around the elbow
Other Elbow Surgery
Your physiotherapist at Physio.co.uk will assess you and develop an individualised rehabilitation programme for you to increase the range of movement of the elbow and to strengthen the surrounding muscles and tendons.
Above: Transverse friction massage applied to the connective tissue around the elbow
For more information about elbow surgery and the rehabilitation process contact us
or call 0330 088 7800