Conditions like tendonitis can lead to chronic pain and prevent you from living your life to the fullest. Joseph A. Cabaret, MD in Camarillo, California is a pain management specialist who has been treating people with chronic pain for over 26 years. If you’re looking for solutions to your tendonitis pain, call Dr. Cabaret today or schedule an appointment online.
Tendonitis is a painful condition that is caused by irritation or inflammation of a tendon.
Tendons are thick cords that attach bone to muscle, and they work like a pulley that helps your muscle move a joint. Tendonitis is often the result of overuse from repetitive motions or may stem from a severe injury caused by an impact on the affected area.
A few examples of repetitive activities that can injure tendons include:
Anyone can suffer from tendonitis, including children, but it is more common in older adults and athletes. Some conditions affecting the joints, like arthritis, can lead to tendonitis.
Additional risks for developing tendonitis include, but aren’t limited to:
To reduce your risks of developing tendonitis, practice good ergonomics, maintain a healthy weight, and exercise regularly utilizing proper training methods and stretching. If you experience a joint injury, treat it immediately to reduce permanent damage.
Tendonitis is marked by inflamed tendons.
Dr. Cabaret’s expertise in pain management enables him to accurately identify the cause of your inflammation-related pain to deliver the most effective treatment for your specific condition.
Tendonitis responds very positively to the pain management treatments that Dr. Cabaret provides. His therapies include a combination of:
Call or schedule your appointment online today.