Shoulder

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Dr. Erickson examines a patient's shoulder

Dr. Erickson examines a patient’s shoulder

Whether you are a high level athlete or weekend warrior, shoulder pain is a common condition that can limit your performance or keep you on the sidelines. The broad list of shoulder conditions and injuries can also affect sedentary, low-demand individuals to the point of limiting oc-shoulderactivities and daily living and restful sleep. The physicians at SportsMed-Wheaton Orthopaedics are specially trained to treat the full spectrum of should disorders using the most current techniques and implants, including minimally invasive arthroscopic rotator cuff and labral repair, conventional and reverse total shoulder reconstruction and fixed angle or locking fracture repair.

Common Injuries

  • Acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprains/separations
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Labral tears
  • Dislocation/Instability
  • Proximal humerus fractures
  • Clavical fractures

Degenerative or Chronic Conditions

  • Biceps tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Impingement
  • Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
  • Osteoarthritis
    • Glenohumeral
    • Acromioclavicular

To determine what treatment is needed for your shoulder, please call 630-665-9155 or request an appointment online with one of our board certified orthopaedic surgeons.