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  • William D. Schell, M.D. Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Specializing in Sports Medicine & Arthroscopic Surgery

  • William D. Schell, M.D. Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Presenting The Best Treatment Options to my Patients

  • William D. Schell, M.D. Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

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  • William D. Schell, M.D. Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Help you achieve your bestpossible musculoskeletal health

Elbow

Normal Anatomy of the Elbow

Normal Anatomy of the Elbow

The arm in the human body is made up of three bones that join together to form a hinge joint called the elbow. The upper arm bone or humerus connects from the shoulder to the elbow forming the top of the hinge joint.

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Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is the common name used for the elbow condition called lateral epicondylitis. It is an overuse injury that causes inflammation of the tendons that attach to the bony prominence on the outside of the elbow (lateral epicondyle).

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Elbow Fractures

Elbow Fractures

Three bones, the humerus, radius and ulna, make up the elbow joint. Elbow fractures may occur from trauma, resulting from various reasons; some of them being a fall on an outstretched arm, a direct blow to the elbow, or an abnormal twist to the joint beyond its functional limit. The types of elbow fractures include:

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Elbow Cartilage Injury

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Elbow Ligament Injury / Tendon Injuries

The elbow is a complex joint of the upper limb formed by the articulation of the long bone of the upper arm or humerus and the two bones of the forearm, namely, radius and ulna. It is one of the important joints of the upper limb and is involved in basic movements such as flexion and extension of the upper limb and rotation of the forearm.

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Elbow Arthroscopy

Elbow Arthroscopy

Elbow arthroscopy, also referred to as keyhole or minimally invasive surgery, is performed through tiny incisions to evaluate and treat several elbow conditions.

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Treatment of Elbow Ligament & Tendon Injuries

Treatment of Elbow Ligament & Tendon Injuries

The elbow is a complex joint of the upper limb formed by the articulation of the long bone of the upper arm or humerus and the two bones of the forearm, namely, radius and ulna. It is one of the important joints of the upper limb and is involved in basic movements such as flexion and extension of the upper limb and rotation of the forearm.

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Treatment of Elbow Cartilage Injury

Treatment of Elbow Cartilage Injury

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Elbow Joint Replacement

Elbow Joint Replacement

Elbow Joint Replacement, also referred to as Total Elbow Arthroplasty is an operative procedure to treat the symptoms of arthritis that have not responded to non-surgical treatments.

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Click on the topics below to find out more from the orthopaedic connection website of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.