- Direct blows
Symptoms of an Elbow Fracture may include:
- Pain and tenderness
- Swelling and bruising
- Trouble moving your arm or not being able to move your arm at all
- Weakness or numbness in your elbow, arm, or hand
- Deformity (your arm is shaped differently than normal)
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms immediately seek treatment by making an appointment with Orthopedic Physicians Alaska (OPA) Upper Extremity Specialist.
When you arrive for your initial consultation, an Orthopedic Physicians Alaska (OPA) Upper Extremity Specialist will evaluate your areas of concern, discuss your symptoms, and develop a customized and comprehensive treatment plan tailored to your unique needs. This evaluation is a necessary part of diagnosing your condition and providing the best possible care.
When diagnosing an elbow fracture, our experts will provide:
- A medical, injury, and symptom history review
- A physical examination
- Multiple view x-rays
Once an official diagnosis is made, a customized treatment plan is prescribed. Treatment plans decrease symptoms as quickly as possible.