Tennis elbow is a common musculoskeletal condition. It’s estimated that as many as one in three people have tennis elbow at any given time.
Each year in the UK, about five in every 1,000 people go to see their GP about tennis elbow.
The condition usually affects adults and is more common in people who are 40-60 years of age. Men and women are equally affected.
How can GA Osteopaths help you?
GA Osteopaths treat this condition routinely usingmanual therapy techniques, such as massage and mobility to relieve pain and stiffness. By doing this we encourage blood flow to your arm which helps with the repair process. GA Osteopathswill also show you exercises you can do to keep your arm mobile and strengthen your forearm muscles. Occasionally we may suggest in the short term the use of an orthoses – such as a brace, strapping, support bandage or splint.