The biceps tendons attach the biceps muscle to the shoulder and elbow. When the biceps tendon is torn at the shoulder, it is possible to lose arm strength and have great pain when trying to perform easy movements.
Biceps Tendon Tear at the Shoulder
Chronic Shoulder Instability
Chronic shoulder instability is the result of constant overuse of the shoulder. Read the safety tips in the link below to learn how to prevent this from happening to you.
Common Shoulder Injuries
Shoulder injuries are common and can be caused by athletic or everyday activities. Learn more about the common shoulder injuries and how you can prevent them from happening to you.
Rotator Cuff and Shoulder Conditioning Program
It is critical to keep your shoulder and rotator cuff conditioned to avoid strains and tears. Learn how to condition properly by clicking the link below.
Rotator Cuff Tears
A torn rotator cuff will weaken your shoulder and make daily activities difficult to complete. Read more about rotator cuff tears and how to prevent them in the link below.
Rotator Cuff Tears: Surgical Treatment Options
If a rotator cuff tear is severe enough, surgery may be an option. Learn more about surgery treatment options by clicking the link below.
Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
A shoulder arthroscopy is a procedure that allows the doctor to observe the joint of the shoulder. To learn when a shoulder arthroscopy is recommended, click the link below.
Swelling, numbness, weakness, and bruising are all common symptoms of a dislocated shoulder. Read the tips in the link below to prevent this from happening.
Shoulder Impingement/Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
These conditions are fairly common and cause pain within the shoulder. Learn the difference between the two conditions in the link below.
Shoulder Injuries in the Throwing Athlete
Athletes that often throw or use their shoulder muscles are at high risk for injury. Learn about the common types of injuries and how to protect yourself from them.
Shoulder Joint Tear (Glenoid Labrum Tear)
This injury can occur from acute trauma or repetitive shoulder motion. Click on the link below to learn more about shoulder joint tears.
Shoulder separation occurs when the collarbone and the shoulder become separated and a bump is formed. Read these tips on how you can avoid this.
A SLAP tear is an injury to the cartilage that surrounds the shoulder joint. Learn about how a SLAP tear is treated and healed in the link below.