Shoulder

10 Causes Of Pain Under Shoulder Blades

Our shoulder blade is a triangular-shaped bone in our upper back and its purpose is to help support pivotal movements of our shoulder. It’s possible to experience pain near or under your shoulder blade that is quite severe or an ache that arrives in waves. The cause and the diagnosis can be determined on the kind of pain, its frequency, and if the pain occurs with movement. Here we will look at 10 causes of pain under the shoulder blade.  » Read more about: 10 Causes Of Pain Under Shoulder Blades  »


Treatment For Shoulder Injuries Due To Overhead Sports

As the weather warms up, professional baseball players are back on the diamond, tennis players are competing on the courts, swimmers jump in the pool, and let’s not forget all the weekend warriors who will be giving it their all. No matter your level of expertise, those who participate in overhead sports are likely to suffer a shoulder injury of some type. Get to know the signs and treatment for shoulder injuries due to overhead sports.  » Read more about: Treatment For Shoulder Injuries Due To Overhead Sports  »


What You Should Know About Shoulder Instability

Your shoulder is your body’s most complicated joint. The end of the collarbone, upper arm bone, and shoulder blade meet to form the shoulder joint. It’s prone to arthritis, tears, and tendonitis in the rotator cuff. Since it’s the most mobile joint and vulnerable to instability, here’s what you should know about shoulder instability.  » Read more about: What You Should Know About Shoulder Instability  »


When Is The Right Age To Have A Shoulder Replacement?

A better question than when is the right age to have a shoulder replacement could be why have a shoulder replacement? Regardless of your age, quality of life trumps all.  » Read more about: When Is The Right Age To Have A Shoulder Replacement?  »


5 Common Shoulder Injuries From Weight Lifting

There are those who lift weights as part of their exercise routine, and then there are the serious weight lifters. The second group are certainly more rigorous and set goals well beyond their own body weight. Whichever group you fit in to, take some care and pay close attention to 5 common shoulder injuries from weight lifting.
The board-certified orthopaedic surgeons at Greater Rochester Orthopaedics are highly skilled in all aspects of general urology including treatment of shoulder injuries.  » Read more about: 5 Common Shoulder Injuries From Weight Lifting  »


4 Exercises to Avoid Worsening Shoulder Impingement Pain

Our shoulders are one of the most complex joints in our body. For that reason they can be quite susceptible to injury and inflammation.
If you are suffering from pain caused by shoulder impingement, the board-certified orthopaedic surgeons at Greater Rochester Orthopaedics will help you get back to living pain free. They specialize in providing comprehensive care to patients suffering from shoulder injuries in Rochester, NY. They will take the time to diagnose your symptoms and provide the best treatment plan for you.  » Read more about: 4 Exercises to Avoid Worsening Shoulder Impingement Pain  »