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Southlake, Texas 76092

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Rotator Cuff Tear

Connecting the upper arm to the shoulder blade, the rotator cuff is a group of tendons and muscles in the shoulder. While the tendons provide stability to the shoulder, the muscles allow the shoulder to rotate. Together, these tendons and muscles form a strong cuff around the upper arm. As a result, the rotator cuff is prone to injury. Our orthopedic shoulder surgeon at Advanced Spine & Orthopedics has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating shoulder pain and rotator cuff tears.

Symptoms of a Rotator Cuff Tear

Rotator Cuff Tear symptomsA rotator cuff tear can develop slowly because of normal wear and overuse or suddenly, because of an impact injury. With it comes an assortment of symptoms. The most common symptoms of a rotator cuff tear are:

  • Shoulder pain when resting at night
  • Pain when lifting your arm
  • Weakness when lifting your arm
  • Cracking sensation when you move your shoulder

If you have any of these symptoms, or you think you have a rotator cuff tear, then call our office to schedule a proper examination with our orthopedic shoulder surgeon.

Rotator Cuff Pain

Many people in the area experience some level of shoulder pain. Our orthopedic shoulder surgeon is sought after by many patients in Southlake, and all surrounding communities. There are many reasons to see us for shoulder pain outside of rotator cuff tears. While our clinic cares for a number of rotator cuff tears, we also see a number of other rotator cuff injuries. These injuries include:

  • Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Shoulder Bursitis

Shoulder Specialist in Southlake

Our orthopedic surgeon will want to properly examine your shoulder pain and rotator cuff injury to see if a nonsurgical treatment plan is the best option. Conversely, if the symptoms continue, or if the injury is severe then surgery may be suggested. If shoulder surgery is needed, our orthopedic shoulder surgeon and team use the latest surgical methods available today.

To set up a meeting with our orthopedic surgeon concerning a rotator cuff tear, or for any other shoulder injury, contact us online or call our Southlake clinic at 817-310-8783.

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