Tennis Elbow

What is Tennis Elbow?

Lateral Epicondylitis, or Tennis Elbow as it is more commonly known, is an overuse injury affecting the bony area at the outside of the elbow. Tennis elbow is a type of tendinitis. As with all tendons, pain and pathology occurs when the demands placed on the tendon exceeds its capacity.

  • Signs & symptoms

    • localised tenderness at the outside of the elbow
    • Pain/difficulty with gripping
      • shaking hands
      • opening jars
      • opening door knobs
    • Difficulty lifting

Tennis Elbow Clonee Physio
  • This condition does not only affect Tennis players but can affect anyone involved in gripping or repetitive movements of the hand and wrist.

    If you are suffering with elbow pain and would like more information, call us on (01) 825 2623 or email to discuss.