Symptoms And Treatment Of Arthroscopic Surgery Essay

970 Words Jun 23rd, 2016 4 Pages
Although Dr. Christopher O’Grady routinely provides expert care to professional athletes of all ages, he believes that each patient deserves the highest quality of care possible; therefore, he provides non-athlete patients with the same high-quality, innovative care that he gives professional athletes.

Dr. O 'Grady performs arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery to address:

A rotator cuff tear Bicipital tendonitis Adhesive capsulitis Calcific tendonitis Impingement Synovitis and bursitis Acromioclavicular joint arthritis Labral tears Loose bodies Acromioclavicular joint arthritis

Arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery is also a viable solution for patients who have a history of repeated subluxations or dislocations of the shoulder.
The Benefits of Arthroscopic Surgery

When compared to traditional open surgery techniques, arthroscopic surgery is less invasive; therefore, post-operative pain is reduced and scarring is minimal. Furthermore, the initial recovery time for arthroscopic surgery is typically faster than the recovery times associated with traditional open surgery.
What to Expect Following Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Surgery
The Importance of Following Aftercare Instructions

Dr. O’Grady provides all of his patients with aftercare instructions: To ensure the fastest and most comfortable recovery experience, it is imperative that patients follow these instructions. These instructions are specifically designed to help the patient as he or…

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