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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 [...]

Nerve Releases

An Overview of Nerve Releases for Axillary Nerve Damage Certain degrees of osteoarthritis of the shoulder can cause bony deformations called osteofytes. There is growing evidence, supported by Dr. Peter Millett’s own surgical experience [...]

CAM Procedure

Shoulder Joint Preservation and Cartilage Restoration Procedures The U.S. Center for Disease Control estimates that in the next 25 years at least 71 million Americans will have some form of arthritis, a [...]

AC Joint Repair

AC Joint Repair Overview If there is continued pain and limited function at the AC joint, or an uncomfortable amount of pain associated with overhead activities (such as throwing, lifting and reaching), a minimally invasive procedure [...]

Clavicle Fracture Fixation

Clavicle Fracture Fixation Overview Historically, most collarbone fractures have been treated without surgery and have simply been allowed to heal. New studies, however, have shown that in many instances patients do better with surgical broken [...]

Shoulder Replacement

Shoulder Replacement Overview The shoulder is a ball and socket joint and cartilage is the protective lining within the joint. Working together, they allow fluid range of motion. Shoulder arthritis occurs when the cartilage [...]

Shoulder Fracture Repair

An Overview of Shoulder Fracture Repair Minimally-invasive shoulder fracture repair is a surgical procedure used to treat and fix fractures of the shoulder area and broken bones within the shoulder region. New minimally-invasive techniques allow [...]