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Personalized Care for Common Arm Conditions & Injuries


Your arm consists of bones, joints, muscles, blood vessels, nerves, and other tissues. Damage or injury to any of the parts of the arm can cause an arm condition. Arm conditions or injuries treated at Dignity Health hospitals include:

You can receive the high-quality orthopedic care you deserve at Dignity Health. Our goal is to relieve your pain and get you back to your normal activities — offering personal care each and every step of the way. For diagnosis and treatment of an arm condition or injury in the Bay Area, Find a Doctor online or call 888.533.8760 today.

For a traumatic arm injury, call 9-1-1 for emergency medical attention. It allows you to select your estimated hospital arrival time and wait at home until your time to be seen.

Common Arm Injury Symptoms

Bone, joint, and muscle pain are the most common symptoms of arm conditions or injuries. Other symptoms can include: 

  • Limited range of motion
  • Stiffness
  • Swelling and warmth
  • Visible deformity with a fracture or dislocation
  • Weakness

Causes of Common Arm Conditions & Injuries

Many common arm conditions, such as tendon injury or strain, are the result of repetitive motions or overuse injuries. These tend to be chronic problems that may come and go over time or last several weeks. The main cause of broken bones and fractures is trauma.

Treatment for Arm Conditions & Injuries at Dignity Health

Our experts provide specialized treatment options based on the severity and type of arm injury. Many arm conditions and injuries respond to:

Dignity Health in the Bay Area offers specialized orthopedic care for arm injuries at these hospitals:

Rely on us to do everything we can to help you heal from your arm injury or condition in the Bay Area.

Dignity Health provides trusted orthopedic care for all types of arm conditions and injuries in San Francisco, Santa Cruz, and Redwood City.