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Are You In Pain From Tennis Elbow?

Are rudimentary movements and day to day activities causing pain on your elbows or a burning sensation? Is your elbow area feeling tender and/or sore? Then maybe you are suffering from a very common condition called “Tennis Elbow” or lateral epicondylitis. At Back 2 Health our award winning professionals are ready to treat you and prevent long lasting chronic effects, persistent pain and disability.

Tennis Elbow is regularly suffered by Tennis players (hence its name), Golf players, painters or any other activity that includes repetitive stretching and flexing of the elbow area. Many other sports also populate the list of probable causes, as well as jobs that require continued movements related to the elbow.

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Massage Therapy At Back2Health: Our Award Winning Specialist Will Take Your Pain Away!

Amongst other ways of treating Tennis Elbow, Back2Health’s award winning massage therapy specialist Johanna Barnes can put her more than 25 years of experience in working with deep tissue, neuromuscular therapy, trigger point therapy, sports massage, therapeutic touch, european massage, and myofascial release. Her focus at Back 2 Health is working with traumatic injuries and chronic pain. Johanna's passion for Massage shows in her experience, results, and taking the time to educate her clients on wellness all around the Poconos.

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Tennis Elbow Symptoms:
  • Burning or aching pain sensation on the outside aspect of the elbow.
  • Tenderness on the aching area.
  • Intensified pain when grasping or picking up an object with the hand.
  • Present tendonitis on the target area.
  • Pain present over movements of the wrist.
  • Repetitive extension of the wrist. Related practices include painting, golfing and playing tennis, as well as carpenters and many other laborers.
  • Sudden blows to the elbow area.
  • Forceful pulls.
  • Forceful extensions.
  • Granulation tissue, micro rupture and degenerative changes.
  • Thickening and heterogeneity of the common extensor tendon or tendinosis.
  • Calcifications, intrasubstance tears, and marked irregularity of the lateral epicondyle.
  • Tendon changes and degenerations.
Tennis Elbow has many ways of being treated, ranging from Physical Therapy in the hands of our 6 years in a row #1 team in the Pocono area. Appropriate treatment, joined by adequate prevention, can help you avoid further damage and pain, as well as expect recovery to allow you to keep working or playing sports.
Effective treatments for tennis elbow include deep tissue massage, stretching techniques, rest, icing, and behavior modification.

Depending on the specific case of Tennis Elbow being analyzed and its extension, surgery may be a last resource to be considered. Open surgery, percutaneous surgery or arthroscopic surgery are three different approaches for this types of scenarios.


Tennis Elbow Facts:
  • 95% of Tennis Elbow cases are not related to Tennis players
  • Tennis Elbow commonly affects adults ranging from 40 to 60 years of age
  • Tennis Elbow is a very common condition, affecting up to 30% of the population.
Physical Examination

A carefully performed physical examination can include analysis of pressure points on the affected area, as well as in fingers and wrists. Further examination also assesses tenderness in the elbow area.

Radiographic Examination

This method can exclude Tennis Elbow as the origin of your pain by revealing possible fractures or presence of arthritis. Ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are also very useful tools to perform a precise diagnosis.

We Can Take Your Tennis Elbow Pain Away!

Before you decide to start treatment with us for Tennis Elbow we advise you to request a 15 minute free phone consultation with our specialists, who have ranked as the best in the Pocono area for 6 years in a row and that will be able to perform and effective diagnosis and determine which treatment is best for you. Alternatively, you can engage in a live chat with one of our representatives through this website.

The leading health professionals at Back 2 Health Family Wellness Center are dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives -- combining skill and expertise that spans the entire conservative therapy spectrum. Our Doctors are committed to bringing you better health and a better way of life by applying and practicing the latest protocols in evidence based conservative care for your condition.

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