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Is surgery always necessary for tendonitis in a shoulder joint?

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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

Rarely does a shoulder tendinitis require surgery.
Most tendinitis conditions respond to conservative measures: rest, ice, heat, physical therapy, anti-inflammatory medications, or injections.

In brief: No

Rarely does a shoulder tendinitis require surgery.
Most tendinitis conditions respond to conservative measures: rest, ice, heat, physical therapy, anti-inflammatory medications, or injections.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

Physical therapy and or rest will likely help.

In brief: No

Physical therapy and or rest will likely help.
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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