The shoulder is one of the most mobile joints in the body due to its wide range of motion — but this also makes it relatively unstable. While many causes of shoulder pain can be alleviated without surgical intervention, some conditions and injuries do require surgery. The orthopaedic shoulder specialists at Capital Orthopaedics offer nonsurgical and surgical procedures – including shoulder arthroscopy, superior capsular reconstruction and shoulder replacement – to treat shoulder pain.
The shoulder is composed of three bones and muscles, ligaments and tendons. The natural instability of the shoulder joint can lead to various injuries caused by trauma or overuse.
Since your shoulders move just about every time you do, it’s one of the most injured joints in the body. To prevent pain and injury:
If you are suffering from joint or tissue pain, call the offices of Capital Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine today or use the convenient online tool to request an appointment.