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I do mma an weight train. I got surgery on my shoulder, 5cm tear on my rotator remove my bursa sac an shaved my collar bone. How did I do it? Thoughts
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Dr. Michael Raemisch
Surgery - Hand Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Injury
Mma is very severe stress on all joints, bones, muscles! any severe activity/sport can cause serious injuries.
Injuries do become easier to get if an athlete takes anabolic steroids. Sure, they help performance, but at a significant price. More injury risk because muscles get too strong for their attachments. Anyway, follow your doctors advice so that you get better.

In brief: Injury
Mma is very severe stress on all joints, bones, muscles! any severe activity/sport can cause serious injuries.
Injuries do become easier to get if an athlete takes anabolic steroids. Sure, they help performance, but at a significant price. More injury risk because muscles get too strong for their attachments. Anyway, follow your doctors advice so that you get better.
Dr. Michael Raemisch
Dr. Michael Raemisch
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Military press
Push. Ups amy work with elbows above shoulder speedbag keep elbows below shoulders portects your ribs as well push ups in army did this alot to our soldiers the shoulder is not a weight bearing joint use cables grapplers win more gracy.

In brief: Military press
Push. Ups amy work with elbows above shoulder speedbag keep elbows below shoulders portects your ribs as well push ups in army did this alot to our soldiers the shoulder is not a weight bearing joint use cables grapplers win more gracy.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine
In brief: Any number of ways
As a mma practitioner and a doc who treats mma fighters on a regular basis, i can tell you any number of ways you may have injured your rotator cuff.
Shoulder injuries are common with grappling, going for double legs: jiu jitsu puts a lot of strain on the shoulder and if you have a lot of muscle from wt lifting it is easier to get shoulder submission injuries than someone with less muscle mass.

In brief: Any number of ways
As a mma practitioner and a doc who treats mma fighters on a regular basis, i can tell you any number of ways you may have injured your rotator cuff.
Shoulder injuries are common with grappling, going for double legs: jiu jitsu puts a lot of strain on the shoulder and if you have a lot of muscle from wt lifting it is easier to get shoulder submission injuries than someone with less muscle mass.
Dr. James Okamoto
Dr. James Okamoto
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