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Shoulder Injuries

The shoulder is one of the most flexible joints and, therefore, is prone to injury. Most shoulder pain occurs when soft tissues (muscles, tendons, labrum and ligaments) are injured or over used. Years of use along with other medical conditions can cause stiffness, bursitis, frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis), or even arthritis. Bone/joint related injuries may include dislocations, joint separations and fractures.

Common conditions of the Shoulder include: (Click on the topics below to find out more from the Orthopedic connection website of Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons)

 

Shoulder Treatments

In addition to performing conservative treatment including Physical Therapy, and education of activity adjustment our physician at AOSM has specialized in wide variety of surgeries from minimally invasive surgery to complex reconstructions.

(Click on the topics below to find out more from the Orthopedic connection website of Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons)

Interactive web based movies (click on the desired topic to find out more):

AOSM is a member in good standing in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, many of the articles provided in this area are provided by the AAOS via the AAOS website.

Selected topics in the Sports and Exercise Section were developed in partnership with the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

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