Category Archives: Rotator cuff repair

Stop the insanity: Put away the ultrasound and Electrical stimulation for the treatment of shoulder pain

“I have shoulder pain, what should I do” Current research may offer some answers..First of all, stop wasting your time with ultrasound and electrical stimulation….. Many P.T.’s continue to use “passive modalities” to help treat shoulder pain with mixed results. Personally, I found no long term help with such passive modalities like Ultrasound, electrical -stimulation, […]

What to expect from rotator cuff surgery

Summer’s almost here and many of you are spending long hours in the garden and having a blast.  However, nothing stops you right in your tracks quite like shoulder pain.  A shoulder injury is bad enough, but the thought of needing rotator cuff surgery is downright daunting.  Understanding the healing process and what to expect […]