Shoulder Pain

woman playing tennis holding arm due to shoulder pain

Comprehensive Shoulder Pain Solutions for All Ages and Lifestyles

Shoulder Pain is a common condition that affects people of all ages and activity levels. Whether you’re an athlete with throwing injuries or an older adult recovering from rotator cuff surgery, shoulder pain can make it difficult to perform everyday tasks and activities.

Our Occupational and/or Physical Therapists are here to evaluate your shoulder pain and create a personalized program to help you return to your desired activities pain-free. We understand that shoulder pain can be referral pain from other structures, such as the neck, so it’s essential to receive a proper evaluation to determine the source of your shoulder pain.

Some common causes of shoulder pain include: Arthritis, bone spurs, fractures, rotator cuff tears, labral tears, frozen shoulder, and impingement syndrome. Symptoms may include pain, swelling, difficulty reaching overhead, difficulty with dressing, bathing, eating, and limited range of motion.

How Health and Fitness Professionals Helps Alleviate your Shoulder Pain:

Our experienced providers use a variety of factors to guide their evaluation, including determining the cause of shoulder pain, alleviating/aggravating factors, range of motion, strength, location of pain, and orthopedic testing. They may also refer you for additional testing or consults, such as X-rays, MRI, or pain management referrals.

We offer a range of treatments to help manage shoulder pain including:

  • Physical/Occupational Therapy exercises for shoulder pain
  • Class IV Laser therapy to reduce inflammation and shoulder pain
  • Athletic taping (Kineso Tape) for shoulder pain relief
  • Heat/ice for shoulder pain relief
  • Referral for Chiropractic and/or Acupuncture treatment
  • Pain management techniques such as joint injections for shoulder pain

If you are experiencing any shoulder pain or upper extremity symptoms, we encourage you to schedule an appointment with one of our knowledgeable and experienced providers. We are here to help you return to your previous activities and live pain-free.


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