I have separated my shoulder. Should I get surgery? [more inside]
I really hurt my arm. I am going to the doctor, but I'm curious about people's general experiences with this type of injury, treatments, length of recovery, and general speculation about just what I did to myself, since it seems like I did several different things at once. [more inside]
If anyone here has undergone a biceps tenodesis as treatment for a torn labrum, I would be very interested to hear about your experiences in surgery, rehab and how it ultimately worked out for you. Especially if you do regular weight training and/or active sports like basketball. At age 43 I'm a little nervous about this and would appreciate hearing from someone who's had this done.
YANMD, but: I have been practicing a bit of piano as of late. Maybe too much, as I started again out of the blue, and am working on a song that is relatively difficult for me. i noticed recently that my left shoulder is starting to tingle while playing. At first I thought it was just a one-day thing, but the problem is persisting and seems to be getting worse. [more inside]
Can you recommend a good sports doctor in NYC? (Need treatment for a rock climbing shoulder injury.) [more inside]
Anything I can do to help my shoulder heal from a bad sprain? [more inside]
Could my shoulder/neck pain be caused by a nerve problem? [more inside]
Where can I find references and referrals for a good Orthopedic / Sports Medicine Surgeon [more inside]
Please help me treat my shoulder problem before I can see a doctor [more inside]
I need to find a shoulder wrap like this one from Therma Wrap
or this one from ActiveWrap
so that I can securely ice my shoulder. I'm in Toronto and would rather not pay an additional $33 for shipping from the States. Cheaper is better ($69.95 for ActiveWrap?!), but if all else fails, I could try to sew something. My dodgy left shoulder and I would greatly appreciate any solid leads on Toronto suppliers.
Have I truly dislocated my shoulder? If not, is there anything special I should do? [more inside]
What have I hurt in my shoulder/arm, and what should I do about it? [more inside]
I hurt my shoulder (AC joint) weightlifting. Now my clavicle is sticking out and I'd like for it to be [more inside]