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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Too soon: Recovery from shoulder surgery is a long & complicated process & so see how you do with physiotherapy & decide your travel.Avoid carrying ... Read More
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A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends: "shoulder reconstruction" can mean repair of a fracture, surgery for instability, or shoulder replacement. Work may involve desk duty and shuffling p ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
36 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes. 3: 300 mg of Codeine a day will cause drug habituation and tolerance. See pain management specialist to detox. And treat underlying cause by getting a ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: An arthroscopic bursectomy is a reasonably successful and safe procedure, but for it to work in the long term, the underlying cause of your recurrent ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes.: Physical therapy is necessary to restore range of motion, strength and function to your shoulder. It is also important in minimizing the risk of devel ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
There isn't enough: info to be able to tell if you will need shoulder surgery or not.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Replacement: It is a type of shoulder replacement where we only replace a thin layer of the bone and overlying cartilage in a attempt to preserve the bone undernea ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience Podiatry
Can't say...: Too much depends on exactly what procedure is performed - and if you are referring to surgical time or recovery time.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
"tightening": a capsullorrhaphy is a surgical procedure(which can be done arthroscopically or open) where the capsule is imbricated or "tightened" to prevent or tre ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Mass
45 years experience Hand Surgery
Many : Large rotator cuff tears in a young people, unstable dislocations or multiple dislocation, displaced fractures all should be considered for surgery.
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