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Arthroscopic surgery is a minimally invasive orthopedic procedure where orthopedic surgeons use an instrument called an arthroscope to operate on joints through a small incision.  It can be used to diagnose and treat joint problems.

1 01, 2020

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair

2020-04-09T19:25:04+00:00

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair including Subscapularis tear by Dr. Richard Bartholomew Rotator cuff injuries can be excruciating and are a common cause of limited shoulder function. Torn Rotator Cuff Symptoms People with rotator cuff injuries or disorders often have pain or weakness when trying to play golf or tennis, throw a ball, fishing, work [...]

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair2020-04-09T19:25:04+00:00
31 12, 2019

Arthroscopic SLAP Repair

2022-11-15T22:08:09+00:00

Arthroscopic Shoulder SLAP Repair by Dr. Bartholomew Shoulder SLAP repair involves repairing a labrum tear.  What is a Labrum? The labrum is a piece of fibrocartilage (rubbery tissue) attached to the rim of the shoulder socket that helps keep the ball of the joint in place. When this cartilage is torn, it [...]

Arthroscopic SLAP Repair2022-11-15T22:08:09+00:00
15 12, 2019

Arthroscopic Subscapularis Tendon Tear Repair

2020-04-09T18:42:46+00:00

Subscapularis Tendon Tear Repair by Dr. Richard Bartholomew The subscapularis tendon is the largest and strongest muscle of the rotator cuff and plays a major role in shoulder function. Subscapularis lesions are often partial tears that are easily missed, unlike complete tears, which are usually obvious. With the advancement of arthroscopic techniques and instrumentation, subscapularis tendon tears are readily identified and [...]

Arthroscopic Subscapularis Tendon Tear Repair2020-04-09T18:42:46+00:00
1 12, 2019

Suprascapular Nerve Entrapment

2020-04-09T18:43:18+00:00

Arthroscopic Treatment of Suprascapular Nerve Entrapment by Dr. Richard Bartholomew Pinched Nerve in Shoulder The suprascapular nerve supplies function to the supra and infraspinatous muscles. Nerve entrapment has recently gained a lot of attention as a source of pain and dysfunction in the shoulder feeling like a pinched nerve in shoulder. There are [...]

Suprascapular Nerve Entrapment2020-04-09T18:43:18+00:00
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