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Rotator Cuff: What Is It And Why Does It Hurt?

Posted by Mountainstate Orthopedic Associates

Oct 27, 2022 4:29:05 PM

Shoulder pain is a widespread issue. In fact, up to 70% of adults will deal with some type of shoulder pain in their lifetime. One of the most frequent causes of this pain is the rotator cuff. 

If left untreated, rotator cuff pain has the potential to severely hinder your ability to perform daily tasks, as well as your quality of life. Here we discuss how rotator cuff pain occurs and what you should do to combat it.

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Topics: Treatments, shoulder pain, rotator cuff

When Should I See a Shoulder Specialist For My Rotator Cuff Pain?

Posted by Chad Micucci, M.D.

Dec 22, 2021 10:50:00 AM

The shoulder comprises several bones, muscles, ligaments, and tendons. Any disruption to one or many of the parts of the shoulder could cause serious discomfort, and in some cases, severe pain. 

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Topics: shoulder pain, rotator cuff, shoulder specialist