Biceps Tendinitis

About Biceps Tendinitis:

Biceps tendinitis is a condition where the biceps tendon inflamed or irritated. The biceps tendon is a strong, cord-like structure connecting the bones of the shoulder and the biceps muscle.

Signs & Symptoms:

  • Pain and/or tenderness in the front of the shoulder
  • Pain and/or achiness that moves throughout the upper arm bone
  • Snapping sounds and/or sensations in the shoulder

How is it Treated?

  • Physical Therapy
  • Pain medications
  • Cortisone or other medication based injections
  • This injury may require surgery. Seeing an orthopedic specialist should be considered.

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