Shoulder Pain

Shoulder osteoarthritis treatments and Shoulder replacement alternatives

Ross A. Hauser, MD., Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, PA-C. Many times a patient will come into our office with advancing osteoarthritis of the shoulder. When they describe their shoulder pain they say things like: “My shoulder is barking at me today,” or “My shoulder is letting me know it is there.” […]

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Chronic shoulder dislocation and subluxation

Ross A. Hauser, MD., Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C If you are reading this article, you are probably wrestling with a decision to have shoulder surgery. While the surgical option for chronic shoulder dislocation is something that may not be the first choice in your mind, you may be thinking […]

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Treatment options for Failed Rotator Cuff Surgery

Ross A. Hauser, MD; Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C Treatment options for Failed Rotator Cuff Surgery There are many people who have had very successful rotator cuff repair surgeries. These are typically not the people that we see in our office. We see the people after surgery who have been […]

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Repairing a SLAP tear without surgery or biceps tenodesis

Ross A. Hauser, MD. Repairing a SLAP tear without surgery If you are reading this article you are likely someone very involved in sports or you have a physically demanding job. You may be a baseball pitcher or the parent of a baseball player, likely a pitcher, doing your research […]

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Alternatives to Rotator Cuff Tear Surgery – The evidence for non-surgical options

Ross Hauser, MD., Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C Alternatives to Rotator Cuff Tear Surgery This article will present the latest research on surgery for complete or full-thickness rotator cuff tears. If you have been diagnosed with a partial rotator cuff tear, please see our companion article for discussions of partial rotator […]

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Treating bone spurs in the shoulder is difficult. Even with surgery.

Ross A. Hauser, MD, Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C Treating bone spurs in the shoulder is difficult In our clinic, we attack the problem of bone spurs in the shoulder non-surgically. How we do this is by addressing the problems of the shoulder that is causing the formation of the bone […]

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