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migraines after rotator cuff surgery

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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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Surgeon preference: This is an question best asked of your surgeon. Every surgeon has different protocols and different philosophies about motion after rotator cuff repai ... 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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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Rotator Cuff Surgery: All of your questions are fully answered or should have been in the discharge instructions from your surgeon. There should be dates for the physical t ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Enna
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Very favorable: Most patients do quite well after a rotator cuff repair. Different doctors have different rehab protocols. I for one get patients moving early to help ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
3-6 weeks: Not unusual for up to 6-8 weeks.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Typo likely: Would you please rephrase for clarity?
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Palutsis
35 years experience Sports Medicine
Therapy: Although i can give some suggestions, you should be actively involved in physical therapy and follow their guidlines. I suggest a home pulley, using ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Rotator cuff surgery: as tolerated will be OK.
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