Benefits of Arthroscopic Procedures

Tuesday, 04 February 2020 by

 As medicine has advanced over the years, surgical techniques have been trending towards less and less invasive procedures.  The goal is to minimize the invasiveness of surgical procedures in an attempt to reduce risk to the patient.  Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure designed to help doctors diagnose and treat joint conditions.  Arthroscopic procedures

Labrum Tears In The Shoulder

Monday, 04 September 2017 by

All different age groups of people suffer shoulder tears of the labrum. Athletes involved in overhead sports like baseball, volleyball or swimming are more susceptible because the repetitive stress causes labral tears over time. The labrum keeps your shoulder joint in the proper position. It is a disc made of cartilage and is attached to

The surgical procedure that orthopedic surgeons use to effectively visualize, diagnose, and treat the problems that arise inside a joint, is known as arthroscopy. The word itself is derived from joining two Greek words arthro (joint) and skopein (to look). The word, in its most literal sense, means to look inside a joint. The Phoenix