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Minimally Invasive Procedure

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A Minimally Invasive Procedure is an alternative to a standard open surgical technique that disturbs the least amount of tissue in the body through the use of arthroscopic surgery. This results in smaller surgical incisions, and shortened recovery time.

17 07, 2018

Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair

2018-11-19T16:40:48+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 Repair2018-11-19T16:40:48+00:00
10 07, 2018

Arthroscopic SLAP Repair

2018-11-19T16:41:19+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 Repair2018-11-19T16:41:19+00:00
16 01, 2018

“Signature” Custom Fit Total and Reverse Shoulder Replacement

2018-11-19T16:42:17+00:00

Custom Fit Total and Reverse Shoulder Replacement Surgery by Dr. Richard Bartholomew Dr. Bartholomew is excited to announce the introduction of the personalized 'Signature' Custom Fit shoulder replacement. He is among the first in the United States to offer this exciting new technology and the only physician in Michigan performing this procedure. [...]

“Signature” Custom Fit Total and Reverse Shoulder Replacement2018-11-19T16:42:17+00:00
5 01, 2018

“Signature” Custom Fit Knee Replacement

2018-11-19T16:42:55+00:00

"Signature" Custom Fit Total Knee Arthroplasty If you suffer from knee pain due to arthritis or other degenerative disease and are considering knee replacement surgery, you might be a candidate for the Minimally Invasive "Signature" Custom Fit Knee Replacement, a new procedure offered by Bone and Joint Specialists orthopedic doctors, Dr. Bartholomew and [...]

“Signature” Custom Fit Knee Replacement2018-11-19T16:42:55+00:00
15 12, 2015

Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure for Shoulder Instability

2018-11-19T16:43:21+00:00

Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure Treating Anterior Shoulder Dislocation by Dr. Richard Bartholomew Dr. Bartholomew offers Latarjet Procedure, the latest arthroscopic surgical procedure to treat anterior shoulder dislocation or chronic shoulder instability, typically caused by bone loss or a fracture of the glenoid.  Developed by Dr. Laurent Lafosse, one of the world's leading arthroscopic shoulder [...]

Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure for Shoulder Instability2018-11-19T16:43:21+00:00
15 12, 2015

Arthroscopic Subscapularis Tendon Tear Repair

2018-11-19T16:45:45+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 Repair2018-11-19T16:45:45+00:00
1 12, 2015

Suprascapular Nerve Entrapment

2018-11-19T16:45:06+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 Entrapment2018-11-19T16:45:06+00:00
29 11, 2015

Minimally Invasive TESS Total Shoulder Replacement

2018-11-19T16:44:54+00:00

Minimally Invasive Shoulder Replacement Surgery by Dr. Richard Bartholomew, Top Orthopedic Shoulder Surgeon TESS Total Shoulder Arthroplasty The TESS total shoulder arthroplasty procedure removes minimal amounts of bone and places a smooth high carbide cobalt chrome metal humeral head with a small hydroxyapatite coated lattice replacing the diseased humeral head. This procedure removes [...]

Minimally Invasive TESS Total Shoulder Replacement2018-11-19T16:44:54+00:00
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