Tendinitis in the Hands and Wrists: Causes, Symptoms, and Effective Treatments

Tendinitis, also known as tendonitis, is an inflammation or irritation of the tendons, the fibrous cords that attach muscles to bones. When this condition affects the hands and wrists, it can cause pain, stiffness, and limited movement, impairing daily tasks and overall quality of life. At North Florida Hand and Wrist Center, Dr. Richard D. [...]

2024-02-27T21:39:53-05:00February 27th, 2024|Tendinitis, General Blog|

Defeating Tendinitis in the Hand and Wrist: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

Tendinitis, the inflammation or irritation of a tendon, is a common source of hand and wrist pain, affecting individuals across various age groups and occupations. The condition often results from repetitive movements, overuse, or strain, causing discomfort and hindering daily tasks.  In this comprehensive guide, we examine the causes, symptoms, and treatment strategies for tendinitis [...]

Key Differences between Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Tendonitis

If you experience pain, numbness, or tingling in your hand and wrist, you may be wondering if you have carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) or tendonitis. Both conditions can cause similar symptoms, but they're actually quite different. There are also some key differences between the two conditions. Either way, knowing their differences is vital when it [...]

2022-11-17T06:21:28-05:00November 17th, 2022|Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, General Blog, Tendinitis|

Hand and Wrist Care: 3 Signs of Tendonitis to Look Out For

It's a well-known fact that the human body is considerably fragile, especially the bones, because when they're affected, our movement is compromised. When you think about it, it's even more dreadful when it happens to our hands and wrists because we won't be able to reach for things. Among the many issues our hands and [...]

2022-06-15T04:12:42-04:00June 15th, 2022|Tendinitis|

Protecting Your Wrist From Damage: An Overview on Tendonitis

The COVID-19 pandemic requires people to be extra cautious about their well-being. Besides the dangers of contracting the disease, people need to avoid developing an illness that requires immediate attention at healthcare facilities. Contrary to popular belief, your wrists don't have to be physically active to experience injuries over time. In fact, it's more likely [...]

2021-01-20T03:56:32-05:00January 20th, 2021|Tendinitis|

Tendonitis: What It Is and How Physical Therapy Can Help

Tendons are the tissues in your body that keep your muscles and bones connected to one another. More specifically, they are what allows your muscles to move your bones. That said, many types of injuries are related to the tendon, limiting your body's ability to move. One of the best examples of this is tendonitis [...]

2020-07-16T03:07:42-04:00July 16th, 2020|Tendinitis|
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