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“I Have Torn My Labrum In My Shoulder, What Should I Do? “

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The labral tear in the shoulder is a very common injury to our athletes seen at Advanced Orthopaedic Specialists. The shoulder is made of a ball and socket joint. The ball is very large. The socket is very small. The joint …

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Shoulder Impingement

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Shoulder impingement is a common condition characterized by sharp pain in the top of the shoulder when reaching or lifting your arm overhead. Often there is also pain when reaching behind the back. This pain is due to rotator cuff …

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Shoulder Osteoarthritis

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What is Shoulder Osteoarthritis? Shoulder osteoarthritis (OA) is the wear and tear type of arthritis that develops over the years. It tends to be accelerated in anyone who has had trauma to their shoulder in the past. OA first starts …

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Rotator Cuff Injuries: Evaluation and Options

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Rotator Cuff Injuries The Rotator Cuff The rotator cuff is a group of four muscle-tendon units that originate from the shoulder blade and attach to the humeral head of the shoulder. These four muscle-tendon units (supraspinatus, infraspinatus, subscapularis and teres …

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