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A Cadaveric Model Evaluating the Influence of Bony Anatomy and the Effectiveness of Partial Scapulectomy on Decompression of the Scapulothoracic Space in Snapping Scapula Syndrome

Snapping scapula syndrome (SSS) is characterized by a ‘‘snapping’’ sensation of the scapulothoracic articulation caused by bony and/or soft tissue impingement. When symptomatic, SSS is usually accompanied by bursal inflammation. While obvious bony abnormalities such [...]

A Cadaveric Model Evaluating the Influence of Bony Anatomy and the Effectiveness of Partial Scapulectomy on Decompression of the Scapulothoracic Space in Snapping Scapula Syndrome

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 [...]

Reverse Shoulder Replacement

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 [...]

Arthroscopic Superior Capsular Reconstruction (ASCR) Procedure

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 [...]

Latarjet Procedure

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. [...]

Biceps Tenodesis

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 [...]

Sternoclavicular Surgery

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 [...]

Arthroscopic Stabilization

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 [...]

PRP and ACP Treatment

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 [...]

Nerve Releases