Elbow Injury Specialists Marlboro NJ

Local resource for elbow injury specialists in Marlboro. Includes detailed information on local clinics that provide access to elbow injury specialists, as well as advice and content on how the elbow joint works, how to ease the pain in your elbow, and how to prevent elbow injuries from occurring.

Professional Sports & Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Associates LLC
(732) 334-8997
455 Route 9 South
Manalapan, NJ
Promotion
Free Physical Therapy or Fitness Assessment. New Customers Only. Limit (1) one.
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Certified Functional Manual Therapist, Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Manual Therapy, McKenzie Certified Clinic, Orthopaedics Certified Specialist, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Certified Specialist, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Advanced Care Physical Therapy
(732) 646-8395
Heritage plaza,
Milltown, NJ
Promotion
Free Screening / Evaluation
($ 250 Value)-plus

Free Massage with every session of Physical therapy by a licensed massage therapist
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Cardiopulmonary, Geriatrics, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Care, Pediatrics, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Women's Health, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Multi Care Therapy Center
(732) 354-1979
1527 Route 27
Somerset, NJ
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Mark Schottenfeld
(908) 222-8858
904 Oak Tree Road
South Plainfield, NJ
Business
Reconstructive Orthopedics, LLC
Specialties
Orthopedics, ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY,ROTATOR CUFF SURGERY,SPORTS MEDICINE
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: MOST INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: St. Peter's University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ
Residency Training: New York University
Medical School: University of Chicago,
Additional Information
Member Organizations: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Medical Society State of NJ
Languages Spoken: English

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Steve Weintraub
(732) 946-2100
475 County Road 520
Marlboro, NJ
Specialty
Family Practice, Sports Medicine

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Alliance Rehab
(732) 334-1455
250 Maple Pl
Keyport, NJ
Promotion
Free Consultation

Experience our office's Wrap Around Style of Care. You'll love it!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Physical Therapists

Fitness In Therapy Inc
(732) 453-6090
2164 Highway 35 # C
Sea Girt, NJ
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Aquatic Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Hamilton Physical Therapy - Robbinsville
(609) 318-3518
1140 Route 130, Suite 1
Robbinsville, NJ
Hours
Monday 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Geriatrics, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Care, Pediatrics, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Brian C Halpern, MD
(732) 946-2100
475 County Road 520
Marlboro, NJ
Specialties
Family Practice, Sports Medicine-Family Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1981

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Michael J Greller
(732) 720-2555
501 Iron Bridge Rd
Freehold, NJ
Specialty
Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine

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Elbow Anatomy

The elbow is made up of three bones, which are connected by muscles, ligaments and tendons. The humerus is the large upper arm bone. The ulna and radius are the two bones in the forearm. Looking at the forearm with the palm of the hand facing up, the ulna is located on the inner (medial) aspect of the forearm. The radius is located on the outer (lateral) aspect of the forearm. Projecting from the end of the humerus are the medial and lateral epicondyles. The epicondyles are the boney attachment sites for many of the forearm muscles.

The elbow joint is actually three separate joints; the ulnohumeral joint, the radiohumeral joint and the superior radioulnar joint. These three joints are enclosed by a loose "bag" called the joint capsule. Movement between the ulna and the humerus occurs at the ulnohumeral joint. Movement between the radius and the humerus occurs at the radiohumeral joint and movement between the radius and the ulna occurs at the superior radioulnar joint.

Ligaments are like strong ropes that connect bones and provide stability to joints. In the elbow there are four main ligaments. On medial aspect of the elbow is the ulnar collateral ligament that connects the ulna to the humerus. On lateral aspect of the elbow is the radial collateral ligament that connects the radius to the humerus. The other two ligaments are the annular ligament and the quadrate ligament. They connect the radius to the ulna.

Articular cartilage is a smooth shiny material that covers the ends of the bones in the elbow. There is articular cartilage anywhere that two bony surfaces come into contact with each other. In the elbow, articular cartilage covers the ends of the humerus, radius and ulna. Articular cartilage allows the elbow bones to move easily as the elbow bends (flexes), straightens (extends), rotates the palm up (supinates), and rotates the palm down (pronates).

The strong biceps, brachialis and brachioradialis muscles flex the elbow. The triceps muscle extends the elbow. Other muscles that move the hand at the wrist originate at the elbow. These muscles attach via tendons to the medial and lateral epicondyles. The forearm muscles that originate on the medial epicondyle help to flex the wrist and hand. The forearm mu...

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Elbow Biomechanics

The elbow joint is actually three separate joints; the ulnohumeral joint, the radiohumeral joint and the superior radioulnar joint. All three joints are enclosed by a single joint capsule. Movement between the ulna and the humerus occurs at the ulnohumeral joint. Movement between the radius and the humerus occurs at the radiohumeral joint and movement between the radius and the ulna occurs at the superior radioulnar joint.

The ulnohumeral and radiohumeral joints are modified hinge joints. The biceps, brachialis, and brachioradialis muscles bend (flex) these two joints. The triceps muscles on the back of the arm straighten (extend) these two joints. Normal elbow flexion varies between 135 degrees to 155 degrees. The superior radioulnar joint is a pivot joint. This joint allows supination and pronation of the forearm and wrist to occur. Supination is rotation of the forearm so that the palm is turned up. Pronation is rotation of the forearm so that the palm is turned down. The biceps and supinator muscles supinate the elbow. The pronator quadratus, pronator teres and flexor carpi radialis muscles pronate the elbow.

When the elbow is fully extended and supinated, the forearm is angled slightly away from the long axis of the humerus. This angle is called the "carrying angle". In men this angle ranges between 10 to 15 degrees and in women this angle ranges between 15 to 20 degrees. Muscle weakness or ligament injury can lead to abnormal biomechanics of the elbow that can result in abnormal forces in the elbow. Over time these abnormal forces can cause the articular cartilage of the elbow to w...

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