If you have osteoarthritis that’s not well-controlled by nonsurgical treatments, shoulder replacement may be an option. Our orthopaedic surgeon explains.
You need surgery for debilitating shoulder pain, but which shoulder replacement option is best? An orthopaedic surgeon explains the options and why doctors recommend certain surgeries for different people.
Treating a dislocated shoulder always looks so easy in the movies and on TV. In real life, you should seek medical attention right away.
Traditionally, surgeons performing joint replacement surgery determine the placement of a new hip, shoulder or knee joint based on two-dimensional imaging, such as X-rays and CT scans. But Wael Barsoum, MD, Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cleveland Clinic, and Joseph Iannotti, MD, PhD, Chairman of Cleveland Clinic’s Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute, are working on … Read More