Laser therapy for long head of the biceps tendon pain

What is the long head of biceps tendinitis? Biceps tendinitis is an inflammation or irritation of the upper biceps tendon. Also called the long head of the biceps tendon, this strong, cord-like structure connects the biceps muscle to the bones in the shoulder. Pain in the front of the shoulder and weakness are common symptoms of biceps tendinitis. Our clinic treats bicep tendon injuries quite often. The treatment approach used often depends on the various factors present in each case. For example, In the case of the more common degenerative tendinopathy or when your doctor has diagnosed you with bicipital tendinitis, Osteopathy or chiropractic can be helpful. Osteopathy or chiropractic at our clinic usually involves the use of modalities like laser therapy, interferential current, acupuncture, active release technique, Graston technique, other manual therapies, and or rehabilitative exercise. Unsure what to do? Give us a call at 416-350-1940. 10825 Yonge St Unit 5, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 3E3