Elbow Fracture

Elbow Fracture Elbow fractures involve any injury to the bones that make up your elbow joint, including fractures to your distal humerus, olecranon, or radius. Fractures are most commonly caused by high-impact injuries, such as a fall or collision,...

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Elbow Arthritis

Elbow Arthritis Arthritis is a common injury to joints, resulting in a decreased space in the joint itself due to general wear and tear. This condition is often associated with aging, in which the joint loses its lubrication layer (the cartilage)....

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Triceps Rupture

Triceps Rupture The triceps muscle is responsible for several motions of the elbow. It helps extend both the elbow and shoulder joints. An injury involving the triceps tendon, where it attaches to the elbow, often follows a direct hit to the back...

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Distal Biceps Rupture

Distal Biceps Rupture The biceps muscle is a primary mover for several motions at the elbow. This muscle helps in flexing both your elbow and shoulder joints. It is also responsible for bringing your arm towards your body, otherwise known as...

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About Dr. Michael Bercik

Dr. Michael Bercik is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty training in both Shoulder & Elbow surgery as well as Orthopaedic Traumatology.