When you scratch your nose, wave hello to a friend, or pick up your child, your shoulders are hard at work. Given the enormity of their role in your everyday life, shoulder pain can significantly impact your daily routine. The team at FIX Medical Group in San Diego, California, and Scottsdale, Arizona, understands this and works toward finding the quickest, most productive solution for your shoulder pain. To discover effective shoulder pain treatments, call the nearest office or book an appointment online today.
Your shoulder is an efficient ball-and-socket joint comprised of the following:
Together, these components keep your arm firmly attached to your body while allowing it an incredibly wide range of motion.
Given the amount of work your shoulders perform, shoulder pain is fairly common and usually results from:
These conditions can be caused by an acute injury or general wear and tear. More often than not, overextension and repetitive use are the primary culprits behind shoulder pain.
During your visit to FIX Medical Group, the team performs a full physical evaluation and may order advanced imaging, such as an X-ray or MRI, to locate the source of your shoulder pain.
Once the source of your shoulder pain is identified, the pain management specialists recommend a treatment from the following options:
With so many options, the team works tirelessly to find the best solution for your shoulder pain.
FIX Medical Group offers effective treatments for shoulder pain, but you can do your part to speed up your recovery, including:
The FIX Medical Group team provides you with a comprehensive list of at-home care instructions for your shoulder.
To put an end to your shoulder pain, call FIX Medical Group or schedule an appointment using the online booking feature.