Elbow pain is often debilitating and can interfere with even the simplest of day to day activities. Your symptoms may be due to an injury but more commonly elbow disorders are due to overuse over time.
The location and nature of your pain can be characteristic and will lead us to making the diagnosis of the condition causing your symptoms.
Most elbow problems can be improved or resolved after making the correct diagnosis and starting the appropriate treatment. In the majority of cases, surgery is not necessary however surgery may be offered when other treatments have failed.