How do you tell if a wrist is broken or sprained?
The different grades of a wrist sprain, wrist sprain symptoms, how to tell if a wrist is broken or sprained, whether or not a sprained wrist will heal on its own and how to rehab a sprained wrist.
College baseball player undergoes elbow surgery
After injuring his elbow and undergoing Tommy John surgery with OrthoIndy, baseball player returns to the field and continues pitching.
What is trigger finger?
Trigger finger, also known as stenosing tenosynovitis, is a condition that causes a feeling of locking or catching when you try to bend or straighten your finger.
Preventing overuse injuries of the hand, wrist or elbow
Overuse injuries are one of the most common causes of pain in the hand, wrist and elbow. This is primarily due to the repetitive motion related to sports, work or even some hobbies. Learn the treatment and symptoms.
What to expect during recovery from a hand, wrist or elbow injury
A hand, wrist or elbow injury can be a seemingly small injury that has a huge impact on your daily activities. Here we share tips on how to prepare for recovery and expected recovery time.
How can I tell if I dislocated my elbow?
An elbow dislocation occurs when the bones of the forearm (the ulna and radius) move out of place with the upper arm bone (the humerus).
How do you know if you fractured your forearm?
What are the symptoms of a broken forearm? How do you treat a fractured forearm? We answer those questions and more about forearm fracture treatment and healing time.
Pain in your hand, wrist or elbow? When to seek help from a professional
When should you see a doctor for a wrist injury? When should I see a doctor for elbow pain? Or when to seek medical attention for finger injury.
What is the treatment for elbow bursitis?
Elbow bursitis occurs in the olecranon, which is the pointy bone in the elbow.
What is a distal humerus fracture?
A distal humerus fracture is a break in the lower end of the upper arm bone. Distal humerus fractures can be the result of weak bones. Learn more about OrthoIndy Trauma.
Why you shouldn’t ignore finger, hand, elbow or wrist pain
What happens if a fracture is left untreated? Symptoms you shouldn’t ignore and why you shouldn’t ignore finger, hand, elbow or wrist pain.
How do you know if you have a broken finger?
A broken finger can cause your entire hand to be out of alignment if not treated properly. If the swelling won’t go down and you think you broke your finger, visit any of OrthoIndy’s Urgent Care locations.
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