Orthopedic & Sports Injury Surgery in West Hills and Westlake Village - Providing Expert Repair of the Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, Wrist, Knee, Foot and Ankle

Dr. Kevin Nadel

Dr. Kevin Nadel Orthopedic & Sports Injury Treatment
WEST HILLS: 818-264-3344
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Dr. Kevin Nadel, MD
Orthopedic & Sports Injury Treatment

Elbow & Arm

Biceps Tendonitis

A snapping or popping sound in your shoulder may be indicative of Biceps Tendonitis. In sports, Biceps Tendonitis may occur when an elbow is straightened suddenly against a force, such as during a tackle in football.
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Biceps/Triceps Tendon Tears

Within your arm are the biceps and the triceps muscles, which are frequently injured by athletes while playing various sports. Attached to both the biceps and the triceps are tendons which connect the muscles to the bone. When either of these tendons or torn either during a fall, or due to overuse or a repetitive motion, such as while playing football, volleyball, tennis, or during weightlifting, the ensuing pain can be significant.
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Lateral Epicondylitis

Commonly referred to as Tennis Elbow, Lateral Epicondylitis occurs when the tendons that join the forearm muscles on the outside of the elbow are overused. Elbow pain resulting from the repetitive motion of the elbow generally first appears in athletes as a pain in the outer elbow. Bending the elbow will generally be painful as well.
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Medial Epicondylitis

Commonly referred to as Golfer's Elbow, Medial Epicondylitis occurs when the tendons which join the muscles on the inside of the elbow are overused. The repetitive motion of a golf swing, for example, has caused the tendons to become irritated and inflamed, and patients will first notice pain on the inside of the elbow.
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Ulnar Nerve Entrapment (Cubital Tunnel Syndrome)

Commonly referred to as the Funny Bone, the Ulnar Nerve runs from the collarbone all the way through to your small fingers. When this nerve becomes compressed near the elbow, tingling or numbness in the fingers and arm may appear.
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