Your Health: Elbow Injuries
Chances are you have heard of “tennis elbow” or “golfer’s elbow,” or read about a Major League baseball pitcher with a 98 mph fastball who had Tommy John surgery to repair damaged ligaments in his elbow. Elbow injuries are quite common, and not only among professional athletes.
University of Maryland orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Syed Hasan discusses elbow injuries, what causes them and how doctors typically treat them. He will also talk about what you can do to help prevent elbow injuries while still taking part in your favorite sports activities.