Patient Information Sheets

  • AC Joint Seperation

    The shoulder joint is formed at the junction of three bones: the collarbone (clavicle), the shoulder blade (scapula), and the arm bone (humerus). The ...

    Read More...

  • Biceps Tendinitis

    The biceps muscle is located in the front of the upper arm (humerus), and is used when lifting, bending the elbow, and reaching up over the head. The ...

    Read More...

  • Frozen Shoulder

    Frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is a condition that causes restriction of movement in the shoulder joint. The stiffness, or frozen...

    Read More...

  • Multi-Directional Instability

    Atraumatic shoulder instability, also called multidirectional instability (MDI), develops in patients who have increased looseness of the supporting l...

    Read More...

  • Shoulder Arthritis

    Arthritis is a general term for the deterioration of a joint, and in the shoulder there are two joints which may be affected - the acromioclavicular j...

    Read More...

  • Slap Tear

    A SLAP tear is an injury to a part of the shoulder joint called the labrum. The shoulder joint is a ball and socket joint, similar to the hip; however...

    Read More...

  • ACJ Arthritis

    Arthritis is a general term for the deterioration of a joint, and in the shoulder there are two joints which may be affected - the acromioclavicular j...

    Read More...

  • Calcific Tendonitis

    Calcific tendonitis of the shoulder happens when calcium deposits form on the tendons of your shoulder. The tissues around the deposit can become infl...

    Read More...

  • Impingement Syndrome

    The shoulder is a complex joint which can move freely and painlessly, as long as all its parts are in good working order. Shoulder impingement syndrom...

    Read More...

  • Rotator Cuff Repair

    Your shoulder is made up of three bones: your upper arm bone (humerus), your shoulder blade (scapula), and your collarbone (clavicle). The shoulder is...

    Read More...

  • Shoulder Instability

    Shoulder instability is a problem that occurs when the structures that surround the shoulder joint do not work to maintain the ball within its socket....

    Read More...