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Back to Basics – Tools for Handling Back Pain from the Spine Carpenter.

January 29, 2010
" Back to Basics – Tools for Handling Back Pain from the Spine Carpenter. by Jeffrey M. Baron, M.D. (aka Spine Carpenter) As an…
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Dr. Brainard is the BEST
"Dr. Brainard made it possible for me to walk without pain or permanent disability. He operated five times on my feet (that's the major stuff, there were several bunions and hardware removals) to create a workaround for torn posterior tibial tendons. ..."
-  Susan Kaplan ‚ 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.