Latest shoulder surgery Stories

2010-09-29 12:31:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascension Orthopedics, Inc., the world leader in PyroCarbon orthopedic devices, announces the first implantations of the TITAN Modular Total Shoulder. William B. Geissler, M.D.

2010-09-01 20:18:56

Repairing torn shoulder muscles in elderly patients is often discouraged because of fears of complications.

2010-03-10 08:53:14

New studies focus on gymnastics, ACL injuries and year round sports; early treatment predicts most optimal outcomes.

2010-03-03 12:12:00

New study finds early surgical treatment improves level of recovery in both function and strength ROSEMONT, Ill., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- People who suffer from injuries to the distal biceps tendon may benefit from earlier surgical intervention and new surgical techniques, according to a review article published in the March 2010 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS).

2010-03-01 17:40:00

Study Shows Majority of Injuries Occur During Sports and Recreational Activity ROSEMONT, Ill., March 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The shoulder joint is the most mobile joint in the body and consequently one of the most commonly dislocated joints. An article published in the March 2010 issue of The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) reveals that the majority of all shoulder dislocations occur during sports activities and young males are at a higher risk.

2009-11-12 11:31:00

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Corey G.

2009-08-02 23:29:05

Ace right-hander Brandon Webb has decided to undergo season-ending arthroscopic right shoulder surgery, the Arizona Diamondbacks announced. The team said on its Web site the procedure will be performed Monday in Arlington, Texas, by Keith Meister, the team physician for the Texas Rangers. He thinks my labrum is fine, Webb said in a text message to MLB.com.

2009-07-17 12:30:00

Orthopaedic surgeons available to comment on fall prevention, treatment of wrist fractures and how best to prepare for or recover from surgeryROSEMONT, Ill., July 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pope Benedict XVI's fractured wrist. Jill Biden's shoulder surgery.

2009-07-10 22:52:58

Even older patients are able to play sports six months after shoulder joint replacement, U.S.

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