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Get Back in Full Swing: Treating Shoulder Pain for Active Adults

October 16, 2014
If shoulder pain is slowing you game, attend this FREE seminar with orthopaedic surgeon, Andrew Mahoney, M.D. Learn about common causes of…
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Northwest's total joint program earns gold seal for quality of care

March 21, 2010
The Total Joint Program at Northwest Medical Center has earned the Gold Seal of Approval for health care quality.…
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"Dr. Wegner is fabulous. He operated on my right shoulder in 2006 and is now treating my carpal tunnel. I’ve been coming to TOI for a long time, first seeing Dr. Housman for a rotator cuff surgery in 1997. I am very confident in these providers becau..."
-  C. Wetmore ‚ Tucson
 

 Partially Torn Rotator Cuff

Partially Torn Rotator Cuff may occur as a result of impingement syndrome, where the acromion bone rubs against the rotator cuff tendons. Symptoms of a rotator cuff tear include pain, weakness, and loss of motion in the shoulder. The Sports Medicine experts at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute can diagnose and treat partially torn rotator cuff injuries. Watch the animation below to see the step-by-step repair process.