Common Issues: Frozen, Rotator Cuff, Impingement, Fractures, Arthritis, Replacement
Dr. Michael Boothby is consistently rated by his peers as one of The Top 10 Orthopedic Surgeons in Fort Worth and the surrounding areas. He is best known for his care for and treatment of the shoulder. He has performed literally hundreds of arthroscopic, minimally invasive shoulder surgeries. Additionally, as a sports injury specialist, he and his support staff have the expertise and tools to treat all types of orthopedic shoulder pain.
The shoulder is one of the most complex joints in the human body, which makes it very susceptible to injuries. At the Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute, we treat a wide spectrum of related conditions, using a variety of cutting edge treatments and, when necessary, surgeries to ensure our patients are out enjoying a pain-free lifestyle as soon as possible.
A partial list of conditions that typically cause our patients pain are:
These are just a few examples. As you might imagine, with a joint as complex as it, there are many potential causes of discomfort.
Shoulder Injuries Can Happen to Anyone
One common misconception is that injuries to it only occur in older adults, but the truth is that these problems can afflict people at any age. While stiffness, loss of motion and arthritis can occur through years of use and strain, young people, particularly athletes, can suffer injuries such as dislocations, separations and rotator cuff tears.
A group of four muscles connected to the shoulder blade, the rotator cuff is responsible for rotating the shoulder, and can be torn in a number of ways, particularly when participating in strenuous activities such as sports. Fortunately, OSMI is one of the best facilities for shoulder treatment in the Dallas Fort Worth area, and the shoulder specialists are here to help.
Our shoulder specialists for the Dallas Fort Worth area utilize the most advanced diagnostic and treatment methods available to ensure that your orthopedic shoulder pain is treated as effectively and as painlessly as possible. Our physicians and care specialists combine clinical orthopedic surgery, rehabilitative sports medicine, physical and occupational therapy, and clinical science research to provide the best shoulder treatment in the DFW area. As with all of our services, we exhaust all options before any surgery is recommended as a treatment.
Comforting Care in a Comfortable Environment
On top of our clinical expertise, OSMI offers you the best patient care around, from the moment you first make contact with our support staff all the way through any rehabilitation required for your injuries. We know that injuries can be a major source of stress, and we want to make your treatment as comfortable as possible.
So if you have a shoulder injury, or even mild shoulder discomfort that you would like to relieve, contact the Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute today or simply ask us a question about your shoulder pain and see what our shoulder specialists in the Dallas Fort Worth area can do for you.