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Physical Therapy Guide to Wrist Tendinitis

Aug 31, 2015 / Guide

Wrist tendinitis is a condition that most commonly occurs in individuals who do repeated activities using the hand and arm.

Physical Therapy Guide to De Quervain’s Tendinitis

May 27, 2021 / Guide

De Quervain's tendinitis causes pain and tenderness at the thumb side of the wrist, the base of the thumb, and the forearm.

Physical Therapy Guide to Wrist Fracture

Jan 7, 2016 / Guide

A wrist fracture is a break in one of the bones near the wrist. People have have experienced a broken wrist may need physical therapy to regain normal wrist mothion, strength, and function.

Physical Therapy Guide to Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tear

Feb 12, 2018 / Guide

A triangular fibrocartilage complex tear is an injury to the ligaments in the middle and outer side of the wrist.

Physical Therapy Guide to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Jan 14, 2021 / Guide

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common condition that causes pain, numbness, and weakness in the wrist and hand. It can affect the use of the entire arm.

Physical Therapy Guide to Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)

Feb 7, 2022 / Guide

Tennis elbow is a painful condition caused by overuse of the muscles in the forearm that extend the wrist and fingers.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Physical Therapy

Jan 30, 2019 / Health Tips

Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by compression of the median nerve in the carpal tunnel of the wrist. Learn more about how physical therapists treat carpal tunnel syndrome.

Physical Therapy Guide to Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)

Oct 13, 2020 / Guide

Golfer's elbow or thrower's elbow (medial epicondylitis) is a condition that develops when the tendons on the inside of the forearm become irritated, inflamed, and painful.

Choosing Physical Therapy for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Outperforms Surgery and Is Cost-Effective

Sep 19, 2023 / Did You Know?

Patients and referring providers have another reason to choose or recommend physical therapy to treat carpal tunnel syndrome according to a report by the American Physical Therapy Association.

Physical Therapy Guide to Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Jan 2, 2018 / Guide

Cubital tunnel syndrome is a common condition caused by increased pressure on the ulnar nerve at the elbow. It can cause discomfort and pain and may progress to a loss of hand function.