Elbow Arthroscopy (Keyhole Surgery)

February 25, 2014

Elbow arthroscopy (keyhole surgery) is a specialised procedure. One of the commonest indications for elbow arthroscopy is arthritis with loose bodies “jamming” the joint and causing a painful locking sensation. The procedure removes the loose bodies, extra bone spurs and tight capsule to¬†achieve greater range of motion and substantial pain relief. The advantages of keyhole surgery includes less pain, faster recovery and nicer cosmetic result.