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Stay in Motion: Relieve Neck and Back Pain

December 18, 2014
Don't let pain in your back stop you from being active and enjoying the things you love to do. Dr. Stephen Hanks, Tucson Orthopaedic…
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Orthopaedic Surgeon Takes Look at ‘Hip Side of Things’

August 17, 2010
“So what’s new on the hip side of things?” Dr. Edward P. Petrow Jr., asked a room full of people at the Quality Inn Wednesday afternoon. And…
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Fully Torn Rotator Cuff

A Fully Torn Rotator Cuff may occur as a result of impingement syndrome, where the acromion bone rubs against the rotator cuff tendons. Symptoms of a torn rotator cuff include pain, weakness, and loss of motion in the shoulder. The Sports Medicine and Shoulder experts at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute can diagnose and treat fully torn rotator cuff injuries. Watch the shoulder surgery animation below to learn how this is repaired.