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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Asking wrong people: The person to ask is your Orthopedic Surgeon who knows your case best. Your Surgeon will set your post-surgical course of treatment for you. No two ... Read More

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Dr. Mark Dickson
22 years experience General Surgery
Call your surgeon: An infection could cause the fever. If so, you need antibiotics. Call your surgeon tonight to start that evaluation and treatment if necessary.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Brezinski
32 years experience Sports Medicine
Secondary: Much of rotator cuff pain is secondary to scapular dysfunction and the failure rate of rotator cuff surgery is as high as 70%. Watch the YouTube vide ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Francisco Schwartz-Fernandes
25 years experience Hand Surgery
The correct: Thing to do is to return to your surgeon and ask him/her to re examine your shoulder. He will be the most qualified person to tell you. Sometimes shou ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Scar tissue?: Don't really understand the question.Have you developed a 'frozen shoulder' 3 months following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair ? ART?( PT? Manipulat ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Get 2nd opinion: Arthroscopic rc repair is a common procedure.'frozen shoulder' is a condition that can occur after repair or may have started earlier... If you are st ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
16 years experience Plastic Surgery
Start simple: Starting simple is the key. Although walking may hurt your back, you have to start simple and build up to longer and longer walks. It will strengthen ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
You can.: With a successful repair and appropriate post-operative rehab, you should be able to resume powerlifting. However, you should be aware that you are mo ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
You need assistant: You can not use that arm for 3 weeks, beside the pain you are going to have from the surgery, so if it is your right arm you can not use it for three ... Read More

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