Tennis Elbow: Treatment And Reconstructive Surgery in Glens Falls
Dr. Garcia has received special training in the Connecticut Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship, along with Board Certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. This allows him to offer skilled assessments and surgical options to improve functionality for a variety of hand, wrist and elbow conditions, as well as plastic surgery options to improve appearance. Dr. Garcia is a recognized member of the local surgical community providing surgical services at Saratoga Hospital and Glens Falls Hospital.
Tennis Elbow can result from many different types of everyday activities. This can be an abrupt or subtle injury, or strenuous overuse of the muscles and tendon around the outside of the elbow. Whatever the cause, it can make certain movements like shaking hands, twisting motions, squeezing, lifting and even writing uncomfortable.
If you suffer from Tennis Elbow, we can help with the burning, stiffness, and/or swelling you are experiencing. Dr. Garcia is a highly-skilled, board-certified surgeon with more than 10 years of experience treating patients just like you with arm, wrist and hand ailments. Contact us at our Glens Falls office (conveniently near Saratoga Springs, Queensbury, and Lake George) for a consultation where Dr. Garcia will personally examine your elbow and arm and the level of progression of your injury. From there he will provide you with treatment options (which may or may not include reconstructive surgery) to improve mobility and get you well on your way to becoming pain-free!
Some Risk factors for Tennis Elbow Include:
- More men than women are affected
- Affects up to 50% of tennis players
- Affects people between the ages of 30 and 60
- Constant, repetitive motions
Learn more about the causes, symptoms and treatment options for Tennis Elbow
Looking for a Tennis Elbow Specialist in the Glens Falls & Saratoga Springs region to treat your pain?
For more information on diagnosis and treatment for Tennis Elbow, request a consultation with Dr. Garcia by calling our office at (518) 793-0475 today.