Category: Elbow

Category: Elbow

The elbow joint is a complex hinge joint formed between the arm bone (humerus) and the forearm bones (radius and ulna). It allows for flexion and extension of the forearm as well as rotation of the forearm and wrist.

  • Elbow replacement

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    Initially developed for people with rheumatoid arthritis, elbow replacements gained popularity for treating other conditions that damage the articular cartilage now most common indication being trauma and osteoarthritits. Who needs an elbow replacement? Several conditions may cause elbow pain and damage that may require a replacement of the joint: Osteoarthritis Rheumatoid arthritis Chronic instability Severe […]

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  • Distal biceps tear

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    The biceps muscle is located on the front of the arm and inserts on the radial tuberosity below the elbow joint. Its main function is supination (palm up) of the forearm but it helps with elbow flexion as well. Distal biceps rupture is caused by a sudden injury during lifting a heavy load or sudden […]

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  • Tennis elbow

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    Tennis elbow also known as lateral epicondylitis is the most common source of pain at elbow level. Pain is normally on the lateral (outside) aspect of the elbow and is exacerbated by resisted extension of the wrist. It affects up to 50% of tennis players and is common in painters or plumbers whose jobs involve […]

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If you suffer with an Upper Limb problem, you are in the right place.

I am an Orthopaedic Surgeon sub-specialized in the diagnostic and treatment of Upper Limb problems. Pain in the shoulder, elbow or hand can have a significant impact upon daily living and can restrict your ability to perform exercise and sports.
My goal is to provide a personalized expert opinion to ensure that you can benefit from the best treatment in the shortest time possible. Useful information related to Upper Limb problems can be found browsing this website. My practice is based in Gibraltar and Marbella (Spain) but I do occasional work in Bucharest and London. Read more

Mr. Marius Negru
EMBA, FRCS (Eng), FEBOT

Shoulder and Elbow Specialist

 

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