Text Neck (Common in mobile users)
Modern era with a lot of advancements, has also brought some serious complications. Sitting hunched over while staring your smartphone (or even books) for too long can cause severe stress to your neck, followed by upper back and neck pain, shoulder muscle spasm and tightness.
This condition can further lead to early onset of neck arthritis and chronic shoulder pain. A little mindfulness can prevent this long-term damage. To know more about the correct posture to avoid this in your long working hours, or to treat this pain in early stages.
Injuries during routine work or road traffic accidents can cause severe bone damage called fractures. The treatment of a fracture depends upon the type and complexity of an injury with which the person met. Fractures need an urgent follow up and can be treated harmlessly, preventing any further damages. A good treatment under the care of expert physicians can help in giving a quick and complete recovery.
Very common in athletes, swimmers and general population. Impingement Syndrome is caused by the compression and pinching of muscle tissues or bursa (portion) between the bony structures of the shoulder leading to irritation and inflammation around it. This limits the overhead movement being really painful. The patients require a complete guideline to manage and alleviate their pain along with medications and surgical intervention.
Rotator Cuff Tendinitis and Bursitis
Bursitis in the shoulder is very common and causes diffuse sharp pain. It is worse when sleeping at night and causes pain when lifting one’s arm. It responds quite well to injection early in the course of treatment. Physical therapy helps prevent further exacerbations of pain by balancing and stabilizing shoulder muscles.
Recurrent Shoulder Dislocation
A dislocated shoulder is an injury in which the upper arm bone pops out of the shoulder socket. If not treated properly it can lead to recurrence. Hence, the problem needs a complete resolution by an expert.
Frozen Shoulder is a condition very common in females and patients with various diseases, specially suffering with diabetes, or after some injury. It is characterised by shoulder pain and stiffness leading to immobility or reduced mobility of the shoulder. The risk of developing it increases if the patient is recovering from a medical condition or procedure that prevents him from moving his arm. Ask your doctor to help you prevent this condition.
Rotator Cuff Disorders
“Rotator Cuff Tear” is a very common cause of severe shoulder pain which causes weakening of the shoulder so that daily life activities such as combing and getting dressed are compromised. It can be a partial or complex tear according to which the patient is recommended medications and therapies or directed for a surgery. The latest techniques at YK Orthopaedics, like PRP therapy and Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair have provided promising results for this.
The condition can lead to a very painful shoulder and can be of different types, depending on which your surgeon guides you to the perfect treatment. At YK Orthopaedics you will be advised the therapies suiting you the best.
Arthritis may easily be evaluated with basic shoulder x-rays. It typically causes diffuse pain that is worse with movement. Such a condition causes patients to experience a chronic condition of pain which requires some special treatment and measures to palliate the symptoms. YK Orthopaedics provides you with the treatment that can help you alleviate it.
Impingement syndromes being caused by compression and pinching of muscle tissues or bursa (portion) between the bony structures of the shoulder lead to irritation and inflammation around it. If left untreated, they cause a more complicated and long term painful condition. These chronic Impingement Syndromes can be treated under the guidance of our expert surgeon.