Enroll in My Home to simplify finding a doctor and sheduling an appointment. Let's start!
By selecting "I Agree" or "Create Account" and clicking the box "I AGREE" below, you acknowledge and agree that you have read, understood and accepted the terms of service at the hyperlink below:
Legal and Privacy Notices
Awards & Recognition
Community Benefit Report & Health Needs Assessment
End of Life Options Act
Hello Humankindness Friends
Hello Healthy Magazine
Mission, Vision, Values
NFL's Derek and David Carr
Just like other bones in your body, elbows can fracture from a fall or other type of injury.
Dignity Health Central California doctors provide exceptional care to assess, diagnose, and treat common elbow conditions and injuries. If you or a loved one has experienced an elbow fracture in Central California, Find a Doctor or visit one of these locations:
With an elbow injury, you can hear a snap or grinding sound. This is a common sign of one or more breaks in your elbow bones.
Along with the sound of a break, you can have elbow fracture symptoms, such as:
Your elbow fracture can occur in one of these main areas:
Most elbow fractures heal over several weeks. However, some require a longer recovery time and physical therapy. Your doctor may set your bones without surgery and apply an elbow fracture splint or cast if you have a simple fracture. To start healing from your elbow fracture, meet with a Dignity Health Central California orthopedic expert.
Dignity Health Central California orthopedic departments provide care for broken bones, including elbow fractures, in Bakersfield, Merced, San Andreas, and Stockton, CA.