Shoulder and Upper Extremity

The specialists at Torrance Memorial Physician Network – Orthopedic & Spine Center treat a range of shoulder and elbow conditions that include arthritis, tendon tears, tendinitis, fractures, rotator cuff tears and more. Treatment for patients experiencing shoulder and elbow pain can include non-surgical options such as physical therapy and cortisone injections, minimally invasive surgical options and joint replacement. Our orthopedic team includes a multidisciplinary team of board certified specialists committed to providing patients with the highest quality, personalized care.

Conditions We Treat

  • General shoulder pain
  • Degenerative conditions of the shoulder
  • Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Arthritis
  • AC Joint Separation
  • Biceps tendinitis
  • Burners and stingers
  • Fracture of the collarbone (clavicle)
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Labral tears or Degeneration
  • Proximal Humerus Fracture (Broken Shoulder)
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • SLAP Tear (Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior Tear)
  • Shoulder arthritis
  • Shoulder instability
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder separation
  • Snapping scapula syndrome
  • Tendonitis & Tendonosis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Treatment Options

Our surgeons offer both non-surgical and surgical options to treat shoulder and elbow pain.

Non-Surgical Options:

  • Biologic Treatments: Platelet rich plasma (PRP) and growth factor injections
  • Physical therapy
  • Corticosteroid injections

Surgical Options:

  • Arthroscopic Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Separation Repair
  • Arthroscopic Bankart Repair
  • Arthroscopic Capsular Plication
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
  • Biceps Tenodesis
  • Distal Clavicle Excision (Resection)
  • Glenohumeral Debridement
  • SLAP Repair
  • Shoulder Impingement Surgery
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Total Shoulder Replacement

Hospital Affiliation

The Torrance Memorial Physician Network - Orthopedic & Spine Center is affiliated with nationally recognized Torrance Memorial Medical Center.

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