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Golfer’s Elbow

Golfer’s Elbow is tendinosis of the elbow (medically known as medial epicondylitis). Muscles along your forearm attach to your elbow and through overuse small tears form in the tendons. People who play golf and other racquet sports are susceptible... Read More

Elbow Bursitis

Elbow Bursitis, or Olecranon Bursitis, is commonly referred to as ‘Popeye elbow’, ‘Gamer’s elbow’, and ‘Student’s elbow’. This condition occurs when the olecranon is swollen due to the bursa becoming inflamed or infected. The bursa is a fluid-filled sac... Read More

Elbow Arthritis

Contact Atlanta Hand Specialist for Elbow Arthritis Relief. Arthritis, a condition that damages the cartilage lining around the bone, occurs when there is inflammation in a joint like the elbow. Seek treatment for elbow arthritis at Atlanta Hand Specialist.... Read More

Elbow Pain

Call Atlanta Hand Specialist About Treatment for Elbow Pain and Discomfort. The elbow functions as a hinge for your arm, allowing movement and ease of range. The elbow is a joint, composed of a complex set of bones and... Read More

Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)

This is a condition that involves the tendons that attach to the bone on the outside of the elbow. The muscle associated with tennis elbow, the extensor carpi radialis brevis, helps to extend and abduct the wrist. A specific... Read More

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital tunnel syndrome is brought on by increased pressure on the ulnar nerve at the elbow. The ulnar nerve passes under a bump of bone on the inner portion of the elbow (medial epicondyle or “funny bone”). At this... Read More

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Do you have pressure on your wrists? Many people have symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome without knowing it. Find out how the condition is caused and what treatment you’ll receive from Atlanta Hand Specialists for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

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Wrist & Hand Fracture

If you have shooting pain in your hand or wrist, you may have a wrist or hand fracture. Fracturing, or breaking, the bones in the wrist or hand is extremely easy because of their size and structure. Read on to learn how wrist and hand fractures are treated by Dr. Patel and the Atlanta Hand Specialists.

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Trigger Finger

Trigger finger is caused by stressing the tendons and getting your thumb or finger stuck in the bent position. Inflammation and localized pressure are common signs for trigger finger. Seek treatment from the Atlanta Hand Specialists about trigger finger and your treatment options available.

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Ganglion Cyst

Tender lumps found on the hand or wrist can be a cyst. Ganglion Cysts are commonly filled with fluid, and form because of tendon or joint irritation. Find out more about how Ganglion Cysts are treated by the specialists at Atlanta Hand Specialist.

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