Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery in Tijuana, Mexico
The rotator cuff muscles are vital in shoulder movements and help maintain the humeral joint (shoulder joint) stability. A rotator cuff injury describes any damage or inflammation (swelling or pain) to one or more of the tendons or muscles of the area. When someone suffers a rotator cuff injury their best option is surgery.
Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery
Candidates for Rotator Cuff Surgery:
- Patients with tear in their rotator cuff.
- Patients lost the function on their shoulder.
- Patients had a recent injury.
- Patients can’t move their shoulder because of the pain.
Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery
Recovery process for Rotator Cuff Surgery Patients:
- Patients will experience pain, which will be controlled by prescribed medication.
- Patients will need physical therapy.
- Patients can’t move their shoulder for the first months.
- Patients can start to exercise 2 months after their surgery.
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Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery FAQ´s
Frequently-Asked-Question about Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery
For more information about our packages and how having Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery at Angeles Health International helps create a new you please read our most frequently asked questions or contact us today using our FREE consultation form at the bottom of the page.
There are two different operations we can perform to repair this type of injury: Open surgery and shoulder arthroscopy. The type of surgery you have depends on the injury location, shape and size and whether it is a tear.
- Open surgery: your surgeon makes an incision into your skin over your shoulder and repairs your injury through this incision.
- Arthroscopy: Your surgeon will insert an arthroscope, which is a small, flexible, tube-like telescopic camera, through a small cut in your shoulder and this is used to repair your injury. It’s also known as keyhole surgery.
A Rotator Cuff Surgery has the general risks as any other surgical procedures such as: adverse reaction to anesthesia or infection. However, the surgery can have specific complications like:
- Nerve Injury.
- Another tear in the muscle or tendon.
- Muscle detachment.
- Stiffness dosen’t improve.
Our patients can return to their jobs in 2 to 3 weeks after their surgery, it all depends on the type of work they do.
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