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What should you do about a broken shoulder?

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Dr. Matthew Enna
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Depend on the type

The treatment of a shoulder fracture depends on the type of fracture.
Some require surgery to optimize the long-term function of the shoulder, others can be treated with a sling and therapy alone. Best to see an orthopaedic surgeon for an exam and x-rays to make sure that your fracture is treated appropriately.

In brief: Depend on the type

The treatment of a shoulder fracture depends on the type of fracture.
Some require surgery to optimize the long-term function of the shoulder, others can be treated with a sling and therapy alone. Best to see an orthopaedic surgeon for an exam and x-rays to make sure that your fracture is treated appropriately.
Dr. Matthew Enna
Dr. Matthew Enna
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In brief: See Orthopedic doc

You need to see an orthopedic doctor to set the shoulder and splint or cast it.

In brief: See Orthopedic doc

You need to see an orthopedic doctor to set the shoulder and splint or cast it.
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