If you’re suffering from shoulder pain or a shoulder injury, learn how Dr. Jason Hurst or Dr. AJ Julka and JIS Orthopedics can help you get back to living your life without limits. To schedule a consultation, click the button below!
“They took time to explain my shoulder pain and the path of treatment. My X-ray technician was friendly and so efficient. Highly recommend.” — Tee R.
The shoulder is a complex mobile joint used in almost all activities of daily living. The shoulder aids in getting your hand into position for tasks such as lifting, typing, and performing self-care. The inherent mobility of the shoulder joint lends it susceptible to injuries such as dislocation and tendon injuries.
If you are experiencing pain in your shoulder, schedule an appointment with JIS Orthopedics today. We have offices conveniently located in New Albany and St. Clairsville, OH. Our shoulder specialists look forward to answering any questions you may have.
There could be several reasons why you might be experiencing shoulder pain. Some of the common causes are listed below.
You should seek immediate medical attention from a doctor if your shoulder pain is accompanied by tightness in your chest or difficulty breathing. These symptoms could indicate that you are experiencing a heart attack.
You should also seek immediate medical care if you have any of the following symptoms:
If you have other concerns about your shoulder discomfort, contact our highly trained specialists at JIS Orthopedics.
In order to get an accurate shoulder pain diagnosis, you should see an orthopedic surgeon. Your orthopedic surgeon will start your diagnosis with a physical exam.
They will look for any structural problems and test your shoulder strength and range of motion. The orthopedic surgeon may also order the following tests to identify your shoulder problem.
The best treatment for your shoulder pain will be determined by the problems you are experiencing. These treatments may include both non-surgical or surgical means to address your discomfort.
Most shoulder problems can be resolved without the use of surgery. The following non-surgical treatments may be used to treat shoulder pain.
When non-surgical treatments cannot resolve your shoulder pain, surgical treatments can be used. The following surgical treatment options are available to help relieve shoulder discomfort.
Whether your injury is limiting your daily activities or is related to a sports injury, our orthopedic surgeons and sports medicine experts are ready to help you on your road to recovery.
Schedule an appointment with JIS Orthopedics today. We have offices conveniently located in New Albany and St. Clairsville, OH. Our specialists look forward to doing all they can to help you find relief from your shoulder pain.