Shoulder Injuries in Frisco, TX
Shoulder pain is most often the result of injury or arthritis of the shoulder. Because most shoulder injuries and arthritis occur in the joints, ligaments, and tendons, we recommend you consult one of our orthopaedic surgeons when experiencing pain or discomfort of the shoulder. The orthopaedic team at Performance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine has the experience and expertise to properly diagnose and treat injured shoulders.
Types of Shoulder Injuries
There are many different types of shoulder injuries; however, there are a few that are more common than others.
Common types of shoulder injuries are:
- Rotator Cuff Tears
- Biceps Tendon Rupture
- Bankart Lesions
- Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior (SLAP) Lesions
Many of these injuries can occur from long-term overuse, such as repetitive lifting, pushing, pulling, and throwing. For this reason, athletes and skilled workers are particularly prone to shoulder injuries.