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Pectoralis Major Repair

Pectoralis Major Repair Overview The pectoralis major muscle, more commonly known as the “pec,” is a large muscle located on the chest wall. The powerful muscle plays an important role in shoulder function by [...]

Reverse Shoulder Replacement

Reverse Shoulder Replacement Overview Shoulder arthritis occurs when the cartilage of the ball and socket joint begins to wear away. Symptoms of shoulder arthritis include persistent pain, inflammation and swelling. Patients suffering from advanced [...]

Arthroscopic Superior Capsular Reconstruction (ASCR) Procedure

An Overview of Arthroscopic Superior Capsular Reconstruction Patients with “irreparable” rotator cuff tears or chronic tearing after the reconstruction of massive rotator cuff injuries may be candidates for Arthroscopic Superior Capsular Reconstruction (ASCR), a [...]

Latarjet Procedure

An Overview of the Latarjet Procedure The Latarjet procedure is becoming a preferred method of treatment for anterior shoulder instability. This treatment can be performed by Dr. Peter Millett as an open procedure or [...]

Biceps Tenodesis

Biceps Tenodesis Overview For athletes who participate in overhead sports that involve repetitive activities and motion such as swimming, tennis, and basketball, biceps tendonitis or instability can be a common source of shoulder pain. [...]

Sternoclavicular Surgery

Sternoclavicular Surgery Overview Injuries to the sternoclavicular joint are often caused by direct trauma to the collarbone area. The sternoclavicular joint, also known as the SC joint, is the bony joint that links the [...]

Healing Response Technique

An Overview of the Healing Response Technique for Rotator Cuff Tears The rotator cuff healing response technique is a procedure that uses the body's own stem cells and bone marrow to help repair damaged [...]

Bankart Repair

An Overview of Bankart Repair A Bankart repair, also known as capsulolabral reconstruction surgery, is the most common surgery performed on patients with chronic instability. This procedure can be performed by Dr. Peter Millett [...]

Arthroscopic Stabilization

Arthroscopic Stabilization to Treat Shoulder Dislocations A shoulder is considered “unstable” when it dislocates frequently or slips partially out of the joint.  This is a condition known as subluxation. The shoulder is a ‘ball and [...]

PRP and ACP Treatment

PRP Treatment and ACP Treatment Overview Special techniques use the body’s own (autologous) tissues to accelerate healing. The most common method is to concentrate plasma from the blood which can then be injected around the [...]