A member asked:

My left shoulder has been injured for a while. i feel muscle tightness in my neck and surrounding area, and range of motion is restricted. what to do?

3 doctors weighed in across 3 answers
Dr. Jehangir Rao answered

Specializes in Holistic Medicine

Physical therapy: Warm soaks & Ibuprofen for a few days to help pain. Physical therapy and exercises as advised by them

Answered 6/6/2016


Dr. Maya Vazirani answered

Specializes in Neonatology

Rotator cuff injury: you may have avulsed a tendon or injured a nerve you need to be checked by the orthopedic doctor

Answered 6/1/2016


Dr. Vijay Karia answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

NSAIDs and therapy: You can try ibuprofen and physical therapy. Get a physical therapy evaluation and then you can continue proper exercises to improve your shoulder and neck function into the future.

Answered 9/26/2016



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