… the elbow

The elbow joint is formed by the upper arm and forearm, radius and ulna. This joint carries out inflection (bending) and rotational movements for the forearm.

Fractures of the elbow joint

Falls onto the arm or elbow often result in complicated fractures or dislocations, which usually require surgery. In such a case, we will discuss the surgical technique and post-treatment with you.

Tennis elbow and golfer’s elbow

In addition, there are common elbow complaints such as tennis elbow or golfer’s elbow. These conditions are treated with local infiltration, immobilisation, extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) or physiotherapy. In exceptional cases, surgery may be required.