Learn the Lingo: A rundown of the roles and responsibilities of your orthopaedic team members
At Duke Orthopaedics, our doctors provide treatment for all conditions affecting the elbow, including:
Our highly experienced elbow specialists offer a thorough evaluation to diagnose the cause of the elbow pain and provide a comprehensive and individualized treatment plan.
If initial treatment with rest, ice, and anti-inflammatory medications doesn’t improve your condition, an evaluation by one of our Duke elbow specialists is recommended.
Many conditions may improve quickly with specialized therapies, splinting or bracing, and, occasionally, a cortisone injection.
When conservative treatment options are not enough, surgery may be an option. Our surgeons at Duke Orthopaedics provide many different types of surgeries, including:
Call 888-ASK-DUKE (888-275-3853) to make an appointment with a Duke elbow and hand doctor in the Triangle of North Carolina. We see patients from Durham, Raleigh, Cary, Chapel Hill, and beyond.
Doctors who treat elbow conditions include:
Treatments for elbow conditions are available at the following Duke locations: