Elbow Surgery - Joint Replacement Center
The elbow joint is a hinged joint where the upper arm bone (humerus) meets the two forearm bones (ulna and radius). The main stabilizing structure of the elbow joint is the ligament along the inner aspect of the elbow (medial collateral ligament.) The unique anatomy of the elbow joint allows it to pass through a broad range of motion.
A common problem of the elbow associated with sporting activity is the development of painful bone spurs, tendonitis, loose bodies, cartilage defects and later osteoarthritis and stiffness.
If you are suffering from elbow pain, reach out to our San Francisco-based elbow surgeons. Our team of orthopedic surgeons will help devise the best treatment plan for you. No two elbows are alike (even on the same person), and a consultation with one of the CPMC's top elbow surgeons is your first step towards treating your elbow, whether or not ultimately through elbow surgery.
Our elbow patients come from throughout the San Francisco Bay Area - largely the city of San Francisco, Marin County, and San Mateo County but also from the East Bay as well as South Bay. In addition, people travel from all over the United States to visit our top expert elbow surgeons.
Use this page as your gateway to information on elbow surgery options in our Bay Area facilities.
Meet Our Team - Top CPMC Elbow Surgeons in the San Francisco Bay Area
We are very proud of our team of elbow surgery specialists. We consider them among the best elbow surgeons in the Bay Area, in California, and among the best elbow surgeons in the USA. Whatever your elbow issue is, your first step is to reach out to our medical staff for an initial consultation. No two elbows are alike, and our team of top Bay Area specialists in elbow surgery will be happy to meet with you and determine the best course of actions to alleviate your elbow pain including elbow surgery options.
Learn more about our team of elbow surgeons and treatment specialists.
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About the Joint Replacement Center - CPMC, San Francisco
The Joint Replacement Center is a branch of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, based in San Francisco, California and treating patients in San Francisco, Marin County, Oakland, and throughout the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Our top orthopedic surgeons provide specialized surgical services for treating conditions of the hip, knee and shoulder. We consider our surgical team to be among the best surgeons, physicians, nurses, and doctors, working together to provide personalized treatment plans for procedures such as joint replacement, total or partial knee replacement surgery, total or partial hip replacement surgery, shoulder surgery and even elbow surgeries. If you are looking to consult with one of the top Bay Area joint, hip, knee, elbow or shoulder surgeons, reach out and make an appointment. The first step towards finding the best surgeon for you is an initial consultation.
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