Shoulder

Expert Help for Shoulder Pain

Have a rotator cuff injury? Tear a ligament? Shoulder conditions can intrude on your ability to do everyday activities, so it’s especially important that you receive expert treatment — and fast. Turn to the shoulder specialists of Des Peres Hospital to receive experienced, board-certified care with a personal touch.

Shoulder Pain Relief

Features of our shoulder care include:

  • Advanced diagnostic imaging to diagnose the root cause of your shoulder problem
  • Medical and surgical treatments for shoulder injuries and conditions, from fractures and dislocations to bursitis and tendinitis
  • Physical therapy

Conditions We Treat

We offer care for a variety of shoulder conditions, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Dislocations
  • Fractures
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Shoulder instability
  • Tendinitis

Treatment Options

The shoulder is one of the most moveable joints in your body, and many shoulder conditions are caused by overuse. For this reason, treatment of shoulder injuries begins with pain management, and physical therapy. From there, our doctors will use imaging technology to assess your progress and whether surgery is necessary.

Our treatment options include:

  • Anti-inflammatory medications
  • Muscle relaxants
  • Physical therapy
  • Lifestyle changes
  • Surgery (arthroscopy or open surgery)

Find a Shoulder Specialist

Receive a referral for shoulder treatment by calling us toll-free at 1 (855) 290-9355 or find a doctor online.

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