Which Elbow Brace is Right for Me?

Elbow Brace for tennis elbow or golfers elbow

Do you have pain in your elbow when doing everyday activities or playing sports? Elbow pain can be annoying and painful, especially if you’re an active person.  If you are suffering from elbow pain, you are probably looking for something to provide relief and you may be asking yourself  –  which elbow brace is right for me? It’s no secret that elbow braces can help ease your discomfort and provide the support needed for healing.  With so many different types of elbow braces on the market today, finding the best type for your pain can be a challenge.  The type of elbow brace that’s right for you will depend on what’s causing your problem, as well as the severity of your pain. Here are a few options:

  • Elbow Band Treats many conditions, including Tennis Elbow, Golfer’s Elbow or Computer Elbow
    • Velcro strap allows muscles to relax, which reduces stress on the tendons and muscles
    • May be worn for long periods of time with complete comfort
    • Can easily be found at your local drugstore
  • Elbow Compression SleeveProvides warmth over the painful area, which assists in the healing process and reduces inflammation
    • Elbow compression sleeves may also feature a strap for additional support
    • Can be worn to treat Golfer’s or Tennis Elbow, an elbow sprain or strain or arthritis related joint pain
  • Elbow Immobilizer– Designed to protect the elbow, forearm and upper arm after surgery
    • Provides a comfortable, yet secure immobilization of the elbow
    • Holds the arm at 90 degrees to provide support to the injured elbow
    • Usually prescribed by a doctor after surgery
  • Elbow Wrap Provides compression to help absorb and redirect the pain and stress away from inflamed tendons
    • Elbow wraps are ideal for treatment of Golfer’s Elbow. Tennis Elbow or tendinitis
    • Low profile brace that doesn’t limit range of motion or performance

Wearing the 3pp Elbow POP Splint (Point of Pressure) provides adjustable compression to help absorb and redirect the pain caused by Tennis Elbow, Golfer’s Elbow or tendinosis. This adjustable compression allows you to determine where and how much pressure to apply so you can go about your day comfortably.  The adjustable pressure doesn’t restrict blood flow either-  which helps to promote faster healing. Before purchasing an elbow brace, it’s always best to discuss your treatments options with a healthcare professional.  Your doctor can tell you which type of brace is best to purchase for your condition.

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Our blogs are educational in nature and are not intended as a substitute for medical advice. Because your condition is unique to you, it is recommended that you consult with your health care provider before attempting any medical or therapeutic treatments. We are always happy to answer questions about products mentioned in our blogs, however, we cannot provide a diagnosis or medical advice.

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