An elbow replacement is usually suitable for people who have arthritis. If you suffer severe pain, stiffness and disability, an elbow replacement should reduce your pain and help you to move your arm more easily.
How do you know if you have arthritis in your elbow?
- Pain rotating or extending your arm
- Unstable joint and elbow giving way
- Not being able to straighten or bend the elbow
- Elbow joint catches or locks