What is shoulder arthroscopy like?

It means an examina- tion of the inside of a shoulder joint. Its done for diagnosing and treatment of shoulder problems. It requires a General Anesthetic and is done in a Hospital or a Surgery Center. Its done through small holes in the skin, called Portals, like in a Knee scope surgery.
Outpatient. It is an outpatient procedure. You will have several small arthroscopic portal incisions. You will receive pain medication after surgery.