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Elbow Conditions & Treatments

Serving Elbow Patients Throughout Orange County

Elbow pain is often caused by overuse. Many jobs, sports, and activities involve repetitive movements that involve the elbow. Elbow pain may be due to arthritis, but in general, your elbow joint is much less prone to wear-and-tear damage. At Newport Orthopedic Institute, we want to make sure elbow pain doesn’t limit your daily activities. That is why we offer extensive care to ensure that all areas of our patients’ elbows function effectively and without pain.

Alleviate your elbow pain today.

Dr. Desai, Dr. Dunphy, Dr. Gazzaniga and Dr. Ip are orthopedic surgeons that specialize in elbow surgery. Our sports medicine doctors are experienced in dealing elbow and upper arm sports injuries. Collectively, they offer the best evidence-based orthopedic care in Orange County for patients suffering from elbow injuries.

Elbow Conditions Treated

Relieve Pain and Get Back to Daily Activities

Our elbow doctors are fellowship-trained and will develop a custom treatment plan that is unique to your elbow injury or condition, no matter if it is degenerative, sports-related, or a traumatic injury.

  • Bicep Tendon Rupture
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Broken Arm
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dislocated Elbow
  • Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Contracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Instability
  • Elbow Osteoarthritis
  • Elbow Sports Injuries
  • Elbow Tendonitis
  • Erb's Palsy (Brachial Plexus Injury)
  • Fractured Elbow
  • Golfer's Elbow / Medial Epicondylitis
  • Hyperextension of the Elbow
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Little Leaguer's Elbow
  • Olecranon Bursitis
  • Olecranon (Elbow) Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteochondral Defect (OCD) of Capitellum
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Radial Collateral Ligament Sprain
  • Radial Tunnel Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprained Elbow
  • Strained Elbow
  • Stiff Elbow
  • Tendinosis
  • Tennis Elbow / Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Triceps Tendonitis
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment

Non-Surgical Treatment Options for Elbow Injuries and Conditions

We Put Our Patients First

Our doctors at Newport Orthopedic Institute understand how essential your elbow function is to your daily life and activities. Our elbow specialists will review all conservative, non-surgical treatment options to relieve your elbow pain and get you back to your normal activities.

Non-Surgical Treatment Options:

  • Anti-inflammatory Medication
  • Closed Reduction
  • Corticosteroids / Cortisone Shots
  • Fiberglass Casting
  • Joint Injections
  • Nerve Conduction Study
  • Olecranon Bursa Aspiration
  • Pain Medication
  • Physical Therapy
  • PRP Injections ²
  • Shoulder Arthritis Treatment
  • Sling
  • Splint
  • Taping
  • X-Ray & MRI
² PRP Injections are not yet approved by the FDA and therefore is considered an experimental medical procedure and is not covered by insurance.

Elbow Surgery Treatment Options

Trust Your Care to Newport Orthopedic Institute

At Newport Orthopedic Institute, we strive to find a treatment plan that will work best for your condition and unique situation. Our elbow specialists will attempt to treat your condition first with conservative, non-surgical treatments, depending on your condition. However, if non-surgical treatments do not relieve your elbow pain and restore function and mobility, it may be time to consider elbow surgery. Our main concern is to offer the best surgical care possible for patients suffering from elbow pain in Orange County.

  • Cubital Tunnel Surgery
  • Distal Biceps Tendon Surgery
  • Elbow Arthritis Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroplasty
  • Elbow Fracture Surgery
  • Elbow Fusion Surgery
  • Elbow Reconstruction Surgery
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tendinitis Surgery
  • Nerve Decompression Surgery
  • Tendon Repair Surgery
  • Tennis Elbow Surgery
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Ulnar Decompression Surgery
Elbow Doctors
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  • Elbow Arthroscopy "Dr. Gazzaniga was really informative on my procedure and seemed like he really cared about how my area of concern was doing pre op and post op. He didn't push for me to have the surgery." Provider: David S Gazzaniga MD
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