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IF YOU HAVE A FEVER, COUGH, LOSS OF TASTE OR SMELL OR SHORTNESS OF BREATH, PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE PRACTICE AND CALL US ON 01275 832 285 FOR TELEPHONE ADVICE FROM A CLINICIAN.

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Our Doctors and Advanced Nurse Practitioners are providing an advice line service every day between 8.30am and 4.30pm. Please call on 01275 832285 if you have a medical problem you wish to discuss. For emergencies such as chest pain, please call 999. 

Elbow & Hand Pain

Here are some suggested exercises to try if you are experiencing hand or elbow pain.

If you have experienced any of the following symptoms since the onset of your elbow / hand pain you should contact your GP immediately,before starting these exercises:

  • the hand / elbow looks red
  • the hand / elbow feels hot
  • there is new swelling on the elbow / hand
  • you have noticed a new lump on the hand / elbow
  • you have multiple joint pains
  • you have developed a new fever / are feeling unwell
  • you are experiencing weakness in the arm/ hand

Tennis Elbow Exercises

This video shows you a series of stretches and exercises you can do to help if you're experiencing tennis elbow.

Golfers Elbow Exercises

This document gives an explanation about golfers elbow and some exercises you can do at home to relieve symptoms.

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Equipment To Help With Tennis or Golfers Elbow

If you have tennis or golfers elbow then an 'elbow clasp'might help.

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Inflammation of the Tendons of the Thumb (DeQuervains)

This leaflet explains what can cause DeQuervain's tenosynovitis and how it can be initially treated.

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Equipment to Help With DeQuervains

If you're experiencing DeQuervains then you might benefit from using thumb support strap.

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