Elbow

Chiropractor for Elbow Pain & Conditions Near Washington D.C. Area

Elbow conditions can severely impact your ability to perform everyday tasks, causing pain and limiting your range of motion. At Kaizo Health, we specialize in diagnosing and treating various elbow-related issues. Our comprehensive care approach ensures you receive the best treatment to alleviate pain and improve function.

If your specific condition is not listed, don’t worry – we perform thorough examinations and treat a wide range of elbow conditions.

Common Elbow Conditions We Treat

Elbow Pain

Elbow pain can result from various causes, including overuse, injury, and underlying medical conditions. Our treatments focus on identifying the root cause of the pain and providing targeted care through chiropractic adjustments, soft tissue work, and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Persistent Ache: Constant pain in the elbow area
  • Sharp, Shooting Pain: Pain that radiates from the elbow to the forearm or hand
  • Swelling and Tenderness: Inflammation around the elbow joint
  • Limited Range of Motion: Difficulty bending or straightening the elbow

Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow, or lateral epicondylitis, involves inflammation of the tendons on the outer side of the elbow. This condition is often caused by repetitive motion and overuse. Our treatments aim to reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and restore normal function.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain on the Outer Elbow: Discomfort or pain outside the elbow
  • Weak Grip: Reduced grip strength
  • Pain with Activity: Pain that worsens with repetitive wrist and arm movements


Epicondylitis

Epicondylitis includes both tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) and golfer's elbow (medial epicondylitis), which involves inflammation of the tendons on the inner side of the elbow. Our specialized treatments target the affected tendons, providing relief and promoting healing.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain on the Inner or Outer Elbow: Depending on whether it's a golfer's elbow or tennis elbow
  • Stiffness: Reduced flexibility in the elbow
  • Weakness: Weakness in the forearm and wrist

Tendonitis

Tendonitis in the elbow involves inflammation of the tendons due to overuse or injury. Our treatments reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and restore normal function through chiropractic care and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain and Tenderness: Discomfort in the elbow, especially with movement
  • Swelling: Inflammation around the affected tendon
  • Limited Motion: Difficulty moving the elbow or forearm

Numbness/Tingling

Numbness or tingling in the elbow and forearm can result from nerve compression or other underlying conditions. Our treatments aim to identify the cause of the symptoms and provide targeted care to relieve discomfort and improve function.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Tingling Sensation: Pins and needles feeling in the elbow, forearm, or hand
  • Numbness: Loss of sensation in the affected areas
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the forearm and hand

Post-Op / Pre-Op Care

Whether you are preparing for elbow surgery or recovering from one, our pre-operative and post-operative care plans are designed to optimize your surgical outcomes and speed up recovery. We provide tailored rehabilitation exercises, pain management, and chiropractic care to support your journey.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pre-Op: Preparing for surgery with exercises to strengthen elbow muscles and improve overall fitness
  • Post-Op: Managing pain, reducing inflammation, and restoring mobility and strength through tailored rehabilitation programs

Why Choose Kaizo Health?

Kaizo Health is a leader in patient-centered care, integrating evidence-based chiropractic techniques, personalized rehabilitation exercises, and advanced technology. We have helped over 100,000 individuals in the Washington, DC region achieve pain-free lives.

Our Approach to Treatment

Personalized Elbow Pain Relief Treatments

Each patient receives a thorough initial examination to accurately diagnose their condition. Based on the findings, we develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to their specific needs.

Comprehensive Elbow Pain Services

Our services for elbow conditions include:

  • Chiropractic Adjustments: Realign the spine and improve nervous system function.
  • Rehabilitative Exercises: Strengthen muscles, improve mobility, and prevent future injuries.
  • Muscle and Soft Tissue Work: Relieve tension and reduce pain in the affected areas.
  • Joint Mobilization: Enhance joint function and reduce stiffness.
  • Cupping Therapy: Increase blood flow and promote healing.
  • Dry Needling: Target trigger points to relieve muscle pain and tension.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

With four convenient locations in Fairfax, Fort Washington, Landover, and Rockville, we offer modern, well-equipped facilities designed to provide the highest standard of care. We are also proud to announce that the NIH has named our clinics an Official Research Site as we continue researching safe pain management approaches!

Don’t let elbow pain control your life. Visit Kaizo Health for a comprehensive evaluation and start your journey to a healthier, pain-free life. Contact us to schedule your appointment at any of our four locations.