Category Archives: Orthopaedic

I have been suffering from quite an intense shoulder pain for approximately three weeks. I originally didn’t want to get it seen to because I was hoping it would resolve itself, however it has recently gotten so bad that I have no other choice. I did try a few nonsurgical treatment options, such as resting and heat packs. I then went to a masseuse who did a couple of exercises on it and then referred me to a specialist. That specialist told me I have to have an actual procedure. Apparently the procedure is called a shoulder arthroscopy, and it’s where the surgeon puts a small camera into my shoulder joint. I’ve watched some videos of it online. The small camera shows the surgeon images on a video monitor in the room and it helps the surgeon guide the instruments. I’m a little bit nervous about getting this procedure done.…

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