Should I get Shoulder Surgery?

Revolution Rehab Blog IT DEPENDS! Shoulder injuries lead to some of the more common joint surgeries along with knee, hip and back. But why? Our shoulder is a very mobile joint and is put through a lot of stress in our lifetime. So it has lots of opportunity to breakdownContinue reading “Should I get Shoulder Surgery?”

Tennis Elbow

Revolution Rehab Blog What is it? Everyone is familiar with the term tennis elbow. But what exactly is damaged when we experience this injury? The structure in question is the lateral epicondyle as seen in the picture. There are a few different reasons we might get tennis elbow which weContinue reading “Tennis Elbow”

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Revolution Rehab Blog What is it? Compression on the median nerve as it passes through the carpal tunnel will result in numbness and tingling in the hand. This can be from injury or chronic over use that results in direct irritation to the nerve. Refer to the image to theContinue reading “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome”

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis

Revolution Rehab Blog What is it? De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis is compression or irritation of two tendons that run along the wrist and attach to the thumb. This injury is usually caused from overuse and can be debilitating. The Anatomy The abductor pollcis longus (APL) and the extensor pollcis brevis (EPB)Continue reading “De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis”