Acromioclavicular Joint Separation
Dislocation of the AC joint in the shoulder, often caused by falling on the shoulder.
Occurs when ligaments and bones in the shoulder don't move like they should.
Artificial Joint Replacement
Surgery to ease pain from shoulder arthritis.
A complete tear of of the tendon that attaches the biceps muscle to the shoulder.
Inflammation in ithe main tendon that attaches the biceps muscle to the shoulder.
Caused when calcium deposits form on the tendons of the shoulder.
Cuff Tear Arthropathy
Arthritis caused by a tear in the rotator cuff.
Occurs when the rotator cuff tendons rub against the roof of the shoulder, causing pain.
Injury to the labrum, a small structure in the shoulder that affects stability.
Osteoarthritis of the Acromioclavicular Joint
Degeneration of the AC joint, often due to aging.
Quadrilateral Space Syndrome
Occurs when the axillary nerve in the shoulder is compressed or injured.
Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
A different type of shoulder replacement for those who aren't candidates for joint replacement.
Rotator Cuff Tears
Injury to the tendons of the muscles that make up the shoulder.
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Minimally invasive surgery of the shoulder.
A painful and disabling injury of the glenohumeral joint.
Occurs when the shoulder joint is too loose.
Snapping Scapula Syndrome
When movement of the joint causes feelings or sounds of grating, grinding, popping or thumping
Sternoclavicular Joint Problems
Caused when trauma causes injury to the SC joint.
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Caused when nerves and blood vessels going to the arms and hands get squeezed near the thoracic outlet.
Painful deterioration of the distal end of the clavicle due to overuse.