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  • tennis elbow affect

    Who Does Tennis Elbow Affect? [Video]

    Ask the Expert: Hand Video Series

  • tennis elbow

    Ask Dr. Scofield: What Is the Best Treatment for Tennis Elbow?

    Dr. Scofield discusses the benefits and risks of cortisone and PRP injections to treat tennis elbow.

  • Tips To Prevent Little Leaguer’s Elbow

    Young baseball pitchers and other players who throw a high volume of balls are vulnerable to this painful overuse injury affecting the elbow joint. We have the tips you need to make sure your baseball athlete is playing safely.

  • How Is Little Leaguer’s Elbow Treated?

    As sports grow in popularity and more young athletes focus on a single sport, we are seeing an increase in overuse injuries like Little Leaguer’s elbow. We explain the treatment options for this painful condition.

  • little league elbow

    What Is Little Leaguer’s Elbow?

    Our summer season heralds the start of sunny afternoons filled with baseball on backlots and school fields. At Summit, it also marks an increase in the number of young patients complaining of elbow pain. We explain how too much throwing can cause the overuse elbow problem known as Little Leaguer’s elbow.