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frozen shoulder after rotator cuff surgery

A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allan Levine
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Additional procedure: If after 3 months you are really "frozen" you may need another MRI and if repair is intact, you may need a manipulation. If repair is return, you s ... 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 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Chang
20 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
C spine stenosis: have you had a cervical spine MRI? This might be a form of "sciatica" from a pinched nerve in the neck.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Shoulder issue: Grinding noise is a non-specific symptom and may not be anything to worry about, but it may be part of a bigger picture that may need attention. It al ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Go back to surgeon: You need pain relief & physiotherapy I do not know what MUA is- Sorry!
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Discuss...: Discuss this with your physical therapist. They will be able to add a massage component to your rehab. This will help relieve the tightness in your fo ... Read More
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 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Palutsis
35 years experience Sports Medicine
Need PT: Most surgeons recommend physical therapy after rotator cuff surgery to help with motion and guide the success of a repair. Sounds like you may be dev ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Higgs
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Reduced shoulder motion is a common complication of rotator cuff surgery. Prevention is multifaceted. Appropriate physical therapy with early passiv ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Shults
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Strength and enduran: difficult to answer. Rotator cuff repairs take a long time to rehab. Shoulder only will only feel better after the strength and endurance are back nea ... Read More
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