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What are some rehab or physical therapy exercises for a torn rotator cuff?

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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Rotator cuff: Posture principle of the shoulder is key. Can begin with "scapular stabilization" exercises and progress to rotator cuff exercises including "thrower 10" exercises. Google or bing the above for pictures and descriptions.
Answered on Mar 3, 2019
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Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
"If symptoms persist after six weeks of diligent rehab and compliance with conservative treatment plan, more aggressive treatment, such as surgery, may be required. The surgical technique is intended to..." - http://drmarkgalland.com/category/shoulder/
Apr 7, 2013
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
"If symptoms persist after six weeks of diligent rehab and compliance with conservative treatment plan, more aggressive treatment, such as surgery, may be required. The surgical technique is intended to..." http://drmarkgalland.com/category/shoulder/
Apr 7, 2013

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