Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Treatment for Cubital Tunnel Syndrome Includes:
Treatment for cubital tunnel syndrome includes:
- Resting the elbow and modifying activity
- Wearing a splint to immobilize the elbow
- Wearing an elbow pad to cushion the nerve
- Anti-inflammatory medications
In severe cases, surgery may be needed to relieve pressure on the nerve. The procedure used to treat cubital tunnel syndrome is called Cubital Tunnel Release. The hand and upper extremity doctors at Emory will discuss the best treatment option for your elbow.