The physicians of the Carrell Clinic provide the most advanced treatment for the diagnosis and treatment of shoulder conditions. Our orthopedic shoulder specialists combine physical and occupational therapy, rehabilitative sports medicine, and orthopedic surgery for our patients. The shoulder conditions seen by our physicians range from common problems such as impingement to complex reconstructions.
The rotator cuff is a group of tendons in the shoulder joint that cover and provide support to the shoulder joint, enabling wider range of motion. A tear in the rotator cuff is one of the most common causes of shoulder pain in middle aged adults and older individuals.
This is a type of arthritis resulting from an injury or fracture. Such injuries can damage the cartilage and cause pain and stiffness over a period. The condition may develop years after the trauma such as a fracture, severe sprain or ligament tears. It can occur in the hand, wrist or elbow.