Common shoulder problems

Learn about common shoulder problems like rotator cuff injury, shoulder arthritis, frozen shoulder, shoulder impingement, shoulder and neck pain?
Get answers from our integrated team of physiotherapists, chiropractors,
sports medicine doctors and shoulder specialists.

Arthritis results when cartilage is worn out. Cartilage is important for pain free joint movement. Through the natural aging process cartilage can deteriorate, leading to a stiff painful shoulder.

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A shoulder dislocation from an accident or sports injury can result in ongoing shoulder instability. The shoulder can persistently dislocate from the socket causing pain, uncertainty and damage to the shoulder.

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Frozen shoulder – or adhesive capsulitis – is a common shoulder problem. Adhesive capsulitis means there is an inflammation (capsulitis), resulting in tissue thickening and adherence to other tissues (adhesive)

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The rotator cuff is the prime mover of the shoulder, rotating the shoulder in many planes. Acute or chronic shoulder pain caused by rotator cuff tears can be resolved through integrated treatment.

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Shoulder impingement is mechanical compression of the rotator cuff against the acromion bone. Shoulder impingement may occur with or without the development of a rotator cuff tear.

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Neck and shoulder pain may be caused by many factors, including poor posture, whiplash, cervical degenerative disease. The team at Shoulder Clinic SA will diagnose the specific cause and address it, taking an integrated approach to treatment.

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Shoulder Clinic SA is Adelaide’s leading provider of excellence in
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Bringing together the best in clinical care delivered through physiotherapy, chiropractic, sports medicine, neurosurgery, and specialist orthopaedic shoulder surgery. How are we different? Shoulder Clinic SA is a fully integrated clinic for treatment and care of the shoulder. From treatment for common shoulder problems to more complex, chronic shoulder conditions, Shoulder Clinic SA provides coordinated care across all levels of treatment. Most patients will commence their shoulder injury repair journey by speaking with a Shoulder Clinic SA physiotherapist, who will guide you to the most ideal treatment pathway, referring to one of our inhouse shoulder treatment providers. This may involve a combination of physiotherapy, chiropractic, sports medicine, neurosurgeon, or specialist orthopaedic shoulder surgery. Each dedicated Shoulder Clinic SA clinician has a specialist interest and experience in treatment of shoulder injuries arising from work, life, and sport. With clinics conveniently located across adelaide, the team is ready to provide comprehensive excellence in care and work with you on the road to recovery.
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“We understand that whether you’re a professional athlete whose career is on the line or a patient with complex shoulder issues, recovery and relief are the end goals. We work together with patients to achieve that.”

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