A 63-year-old female asked:
i think i have tennis elbow - it started in my left arm but now also in my right - i am told cortisone injections can fix it?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Louise Andrew answered
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Avoid cortisone: Prolotherapy with dextrose or PRP or ozone can do a much better job on epicondylitis, and these do not damage joints. If you have no other option, a single cortisone injection might help but please don't get more than one.
Answered on Jan 21, 2019
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