Accessibility Tools
  • Rotator Cuff Repair Rotator Cuff Repair

    Rotator cuff repair is a surgery to repair an injured or torn rotator cuff. It is usually performed arthroscopically on an outpatient basis. An arthroscope, a small, fiber-optic instrument consisting of a lens, light source, and video camera.

    Know More
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy Shoulder Arthroscopy

    Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical procedure performed for joint problems. Shoulder arthroscopy is performed using a pencil-sized instrument called an arthroscope.

    Know More Launch Movie
  • Shoulder Surgery Shoulder Surgery

    Shoulder surgery is a surgical procedure for the treatment of a shoulder injury or shoulder condition. The procedure involves repairing a diseased, damaged, or degenerated shoulder joint in order to eliminate pain and restore normal shoulder function.

    Know More
  • SLAP Repair SLAP Repair

    A SLAP repair is an arthroscopic shoulder procedure to treat a specific type of injury to the labrum called a SLAP tear.

    Know More Launch Movie
  • Same Day Shoulder Surgery Same Day Shoulder Surgery

    Same-day shoulder surgery is a procedure that does not require an overnight stay in the hospital.

    Know More
  • Malunion Surgery of the Shoulder Malunion Surgery of the Shoulder

    Malunion, also known as crooked healing, is the failure of a fractured bone to rejoin properly due to poor alignment of the fracture fragments. The condition results in abnormality and deformity of the bone (bent or twisted bone).

    Know More
  • Shoulder Reconstruction Surgery Shoulder Reconstruction Surgery

    Shoulder reconstruction surgery is an operative procedure in which stretched or torn soft-tissue structures that surround the shoulder joint such as the capsule, ligaments, and cartilage, are repaired to secure the shoulder joint in place.

    Know More
  • Sternoclavicular Joint Reconstruction Sternoclavicular Joint Reconstruction

    Sternoclavicular joint reconstruction is a surgical procedure employed to repair and restore full function of a damaged sternoclavicular joint.

    Know More
  • Complex Shoulder Reconstruction Complex Shoulder Reconstruction

    Shoulder reconstruction is a surgical procedure performed in patients to alleviate shoulder instability, restoring its function and serving to prevent recurrent shoulder dislocations.

    Know More
  • Shoulder Labrum Reconstruction Shoulder Labrum Reconstruction

    The shoulder joint is a ball and socket joint. A ball at the top of the upper arm bone (the humerus) fits neatly into a socket, called the glenoid, which is part of the shoulder blade (scapula).

    Know More Launch Movie
  • Arthroscopic Superior Capsular Reconstruction (SCR) Arthroscopic Superior Capsular Reconstruction (SCR)

    Superior Capsular Reconstruction is a surgical procedure to repair massive, irreparable rotator cuff tears.

    Know More Launch Movie
  • Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Reconstruction Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Reconstruction

    The acromioclavicular (AC) joint is one of the joints present within your shoulder. It is formed between a bony projection at the top of the shoulder blade (acromion) and the outer end of the clavicle (collarbone). The joint is enclosed by a capsule and supported by ligaments.

    Know More
  • Posterior Shoulder Stabilization Posterior Shoulder Stabilization

    Posterior shoulder stabilisation is a surgical procedure performed for the treatment of a condition called posterior shoulder instability.

    Know More
  • SC Joint Injury Reconstruction SC Joint Injury Reconstruction

    The sternoclavicular (SC) joint is the joint between the breastbone (sternum) and the collar bone (clavicle). Injuries to this joint are called sternoclavicular joint injuries and can include stretching or tearing of the ligaments.

    Know More
  • Proximal Humerus Resection & Reconstruction Proximal Humerus Resection & Reconstruction

    The proximal humerus is a common site for benign, primary malignant, or metastatic neoplasms.

    Know More
  • Bony Instability Reconstruction of the Shoulder Bony Instability Reconstruction of the Shoulder

    The shoulder is the most flexible joint in the body. Injury and trauma can tear or stretch the labrum and/or ligaments, causing loosening and instability of the shoulder joint which can lead to partial or complete dislocation of the joint.

    Know More
  • Shoulder Stabilization Shoulder Stabilization

    Shoulder stabilization surgery is performed to improve stability and function to the shoulder joint and prevent recurrent dislocations.

    Know More
  • Open Shoulder Stabilization Open Shoulder Stabilization

    Open shoulder stabilization is a surgical procedure performed to treat a condition called shoulder instability.

    Know More
  • AC Joint Stabilization AC Joint Stabilization

    Acromioclavicular (AC) joint stabilization is a surgical procedure employed to treat severe cases of AC joint dislocation.

    Know More
  • Anterior Shoulder Stabilization Anterior Shoulder Stabilization

    Anterior shoulder stabilization is a surgical procedure performed to treat a condition called anterior shoulder instability.

    Know More
  • Capsular Release Capsular Release

    A capsular release of the shoulder is surgery performed to release a tight and stiff shoulder capsule, a condition called frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis. The procedure is usually performed arthroscopically through keyhole-size incisions.

    Know More
  • Shoulder Resurfacing Shoulder Resurfacing

    The shoulder is an active joint is prone to injuries and may also get affected by conditions such as arthritis, which results in impaired functioning and related discomfort.

    Know More
  • Biologic Shoulder Resurfacing Biologic Shoulder Resurfacing

    Biologic shoulder resurfacing is a surgical procedure in which only the diseased part of your joint is replaced with a biological graft, rather than the complete joint with a metal or plastic prosthesis as seen in traditional shoulder replacement.

    Know More Launch Movie
  • ORIF of the Scapula Fractures ORIF of the Scapula Fractures

    ORIF/open reduction and internal fixation is a surgical procedure employed for the treatment of a scapula fracture not amenable to non-surgical conservative treatment.

    Know More
  • Arthroscopic Bankart Repair Arthroscopic Bankart Repair

    The labrum can sometimes tear during a shoulder injury. A specific type of labral tear that occurs when the shoulder dislocates is called a Bankart tear.

    Know More Launch Movie
  • Arthroscopic Frozen Shoulder Release Arthroscopic Frozen Shoulder Release

    An arthroscopic frozen shoulder release is a minimally-invasive shoulder surgery performed to relieve pain and restore normal function using a special instrument called an “arthroscope”.

    Know More
  • Latarjet Procedure Latarjet Procedure

    The shoulder joint provides a wide range of movement to the upper extremity, but overuse or trauma can cause instability to the joint. The Latarjet procedure is a surgical procedure performed to treat shoulder instability by relocating a piece of bone with an attached tendon to the shoulder joint.

    Know More Launch Movie
  • Distal Clavicle Excision Distal Clavicle Excision

    Distal clavicle excision is a procedure which involves removal of the outer end of the clavicle (collarbone) to treat shoulder pain and disability due to arthritis or impingement.

    Know More
  • Pectoralis Major Tears/Repairs Pectoralis Major Tears/Repairs

    The pectoralis muscle is a large fan-shaped muscle comprised of the pectoralis major and pectoralis minor muscles that stretch from the armpit to the collarbone and down across the lower chest region on both sides of the chest.

    Know More
  • Shoulder Preservation Surgery Shoulder Preservation Surgery

    Shoulder preservation surgery is any surgical procedure that is aimed at preserving the structure and function of the shoulder. It may be a good option when non-surgical treatments fail to relieve shoulder symptoms as it is less invasive than shoulder joint replacement surgery.

    Know More
  • Revision Open Labral Repair (Revision Bankart) Revision Open Labral Repair (Revision Bankart)

    Revision open labral repair, also known as a revision Bankart surgery, is an open surgery performed to stabilize the shoulder joint after an unsuccessful primary labral repair surgery that may have been done either arthroscopically or as open surgery.

    Know More
  • AC Joint Repair AC Joint Repair

    AC joint repair is a surgical procedure performed to repair damaged or torn ligaments and tendons of the acromioclavicular (AC) joint.

    Know More
  • ORIF of the Clavicle Fractures ORIF of the Clavicle Fractures

    A clavicle fracture refers to a broken collarbone and is a common injury associated with contact sports such as football and martial arts, as well as impact sports such as motor racing.

    Know More
  • Periprosthetic Shoulder Fracture Fixation Periprosthetic Shoulder Fracture Fixation

    A periprosthetic shoulder fracture is a fracture that occurs in the bone adjacent to a shoulder prosthesis.

    Know More
  • Revision Rotator Cuff Surgery Revision Rotator Cuff Surgery

    Revision rotator cuff surgery is a procedure done to repair a re-tear in the rotator cuff after a failed initial rotator cuff surgery. The revision surgery is generally more complex, as it attempts to repair a rotator cuff that has been torn multiple times.

    Know More
  • Non-union Fixation of a Shoulder Fracture Non-union Fixation of a Shoulder Fracture

    Nonunion fixation of a shoulder fracture is a surgical procedure that is performed to repair a shoulder fracture that has persisted for at least 9 months and has not shown any signs of healing for 3 months.

    Know More
  • Complex Fracture Repair of the Shoulder Complex Fracture Repair of the Shoulder

    Complex fracture repair of the shoulder is a surgical procedure that involves the use of surgical plates and screws to repair a severe fracture of the bones that form the shoulder joint.

    Know More
  • Triceps Repair Triceps Repair

    Triceps repair is a surgical procedure that involves the repair of a ruptured (torn) triceps tendon.

    Know More
  • Non-surgical Shoulder Treatments Non-surgical Shoulder Treatments

    Rest plays an important role in restoring shoulder health and shouldn’t be taken lightly.

    Know More
  • Viscosupplementation for Shoulder Arthritis Viscosupplementation for Shoulder Arthritis

    Viscosupplementation is a minimally invasive procedure that involves the injection of a hyaluronic acid preparation into the shoulder to treat arthritis. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance which is present in the joint fluid that acts as a shock absorber and enhances lubrication.

    Know More
  • Ultrasound-Guided Shoulder Injections Ultrasound-Guided Shoulder Injections

    An ultrasound is a common imaging technique that employs high-frequency sound waves to create images of organs and other internal structures of the body.

    Know More
  • Intraarticular Shoulder Injection Intraarticular Shoulder Injection

    The shoulder is prone to different kinds of injuries and inflammatory conditions.

    Know More Launch Movie
  • Shoulder Fracture Care Shoulder Fracture Care

    A break in the bone that makes up the shoulder joint is called a shoulder fracture.

    Know More
  • Exercises for Shoulder Impingement Syndrome Exercises for Shoulder Impingement Syndrome

    Shoulder impingement syndrome is a common condition seen in athletes and individuals who perform a lot of overhead arm movements.

    Know More
  • Am I a Candidate for Shoulder Surgery? Am I a Candidate for Shoulder Surgery?

    More people are considering shoulder surgery to manage shoulder problems thanks to advances in technology and equipment.

    Know More
  • Am I a Candidate for Shoulder Replacement? Am I a Candidate for Shoulder Replacement?

    Shoulder replacement is a surgical procedure where the damaged parts of your shoulder are removed and replaced with artificial parts known as prostheses.

    Know More
Vanderbilt Orthopaedics Lebanon

1616 West Main Street, Suite 300, Lebanon, TN 37087

|Practice Hours |Direction to Office