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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Most doctors: would want to evaluated you before ordering x-rays. Take care.
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Dr. Peter Nefcy
39 years experience Radiology
Unfortunate: Each State licenses their Physicians, and you will have to go to a Doctor in MA to get a prescription for a study to be performed in MA. If you have ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Perez
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Very painful: A dislocated shoulder is unable to move normally. If you can do normal range of motion, then it may not be dislocated, just painful for any number of ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Visotsky
36 years experience Occupational Medicine
Shoulder dislocation: It can be very painful when the shoulder is out , the muscles and nerves are stretched . When it is reduced the pain is drastically reduced.
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Physical therapy: I assume your shoulder "was popped back" in place. At this time, you need to focus on getting your muscles to go back to normal routine. Physical ther ... Read More
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Avoid rein jury: Unfortunately, you can't speed up the healing process very much but you can prevent reinjury during the healing phase which could lead to in increased ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Toman
18 years experience Sports Medicine
Hard to do: A true dislocation of the shoulder is a major orthopedic injury . The timetable is months and months. Immobilization followed by therapy will help spe ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See your surgeon: A dislocated shoulder tends to continue to dislocate, each time causing damage that makes the problem worse each time. Surgery is not always needed, b ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Zimmerman
33 years experience Pain Management
Get it reduced: And then give the capsule 4-6 weeks to heal.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
X-rays! !!!: U need an incident, pain ; exam including x-rays.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
19 years experience Hand Surgery
Variable.: At 29 anywhere bn 2-3 weeks and 3 months. Try rehab, but if it is unstable consider surgery.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darren Corteen
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Instability: Shoulder dislocations are really only a problem when they become recurrent. Many individuals experiencing dislocation for the 1st time can recover fu ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Glenohumeral...: A glenohumeral dislocation occurs when the head of humeus displaces in relationship to the glenoid fossa. Most glenohumeral dislocations occur when th ... Read More
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Herring
17 years experience Anesthesiology
Shoulder: The most definitive way to diagnose this is via a set of xray from various angles. Experienced physicians can usually (but not always) diagnose by pal ... Read More
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