You've come to the right place to find the a shoulder specialist who has experience treating even the most complex shoulder disorders.
When the shoulder joint comes partially or completely separated from its socket it is called a dislocated shoulder.
Dislocation of the shoulder can occur from a sports injury, car accident or slip and fall from a workplace injury.
Symptoms of a dislocated shoulder:
How is a dislocated shoulder diagnosed?
MSR will assist you in locating a New York pain doctor that will ask you specific questions about your injury and as well as examine your shoulder. The examination and diagnosis of your shoulder will consist of a shoulder x-ray or MRI.
Treating a dislocated shoulder
If you are experiencing a large amount of pain and swelling in the shoulder area, you may be given pain management medication for pain relief and comfort.
How fast will you recover from a dislacted shoulder
Depeding on how serious your injury is, your shoulder may take several weeks to recover. MSR pain doctors often request that a patient undergoes shoulder physical therapy as a preventative measure for future recurrences. You may being looking at up to 12 week of a recovery period.
If you’ve been in a slip and fall or car accident in New York, or injured while playing a sport, and need treatment for a dislocated shoulder, please call us at 800-949-6100 to find a dislocated shoulder doctor in New York.