Penn Orthopaedics

Shoulder and Elbow Conditions & Treatments

Penn's Shoulder and Elbow physicians recognize that no two patients are alike – and neither are their shoulder and elbow conditions. Penn Orthopaedics is dedicated to treating every condition that affects the shoulder and elbow, including:

  • AC joint separation
  • Acromioclavicular joint separation
  • Axillary nerve dysfunction
  • Bursitis
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Clavical fractures
  • Degenerative conditions (such as arthritis)
  • Elbow dislocation
  • Elbow fracture
  • Elbow infection
  • Elbow instability
  • Elbow pain
  • Elbow replacement
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Glenoid
  • Golfer's elbow (medial epicondylitis)
  • Humerous fracture
  • Instability
  • Joint instability
  • Labral tear
  • Labrum tear
  • Lateral epicondylitis
  • Ligament injury or sprain of the elbow
  • Muscle transfers
  • Nerve dysfunction (long thoracic nerves, spinal accessory)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Rotator cuff injury
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Rotator cuff tendinitis
  • Scapula fracture
  • Scapular wing
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Shoulder fractures
  • Shoulder infection
  • Shoulder impingement syndrome
  • Shoulder instability
  • Shoulder pain
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Sports injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis)
  • Trauma

Treatments

If surgery becomes necessary, Penn Orthopaedics offers the latest shoulder and elbow surgical procedures including: