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What kind of doctor sees somebody for rotator cuff syndrome?

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Dr. Robert Coats II
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Orthopaedic surgeon

An orthopaedic surgeon specializes in conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system. Rotator cuff syndrome is a very common condition, ranging from mild inflammation to severe tearing and arthritis.
Treatments may consist of oral medications, injections, therapy and surgery for more severe disease. Make sure your surgeon is board certified. Check out aaos.Org for more information.

In brief: Orthopaedic surgeon

An orthopaedic surgeon specializes in conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system. Rotator cuff syndrome is a very common condition, ranging from mild inflammation to severe tearing and arthritis.
Treatments may consist of oral medications, injections, therapy and surgery for more severe disease. Make sure your surgeon is board certified. Check out aaos.Org for more information.
Dr. Robert Coats II
Dr. Robert Coats II
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: Orthopedic doctor

Orthopedic doctor, physical medicine.

In brief: Orthopedic doctor

Orthopedic doctor, physical medicine.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Orthopedic.

The best specialist for you would be a sports medicine trained orthopedic shoulder surgeon specialist.

In brief: Orthopedic.

The best specialist for you would be a sports medicine trained orthopedic shoulder surgeon specialist.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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