Did you know that January is the coldest month for the Dallas area? Many people say that cold weather brings out the worst of their shoulder pain.
Advances in computer-assisted technology are changing surgery as we know it. This summer Stryker, one of the world’s leading medical technology companies, introduced the Tornier shoulder arthroplasty portfolio and launched its first new Tornier product, the Perform™ Humeral Stem.
You finally elected to proceed with shoulder surgery. You may think the surgery itself is your destination in this journey. In reality shoulder surgery is just a point on the journey. The real destination is a full recovery -restoring full range of motion, enjoying life pain free.
According to the Cleveland Clinic, shoulder replacement is the fastest growing joint replacement surgery. Our shoulders do a lot of work throughout the day and carry life’s great treasures. It’s not surprising that people are turning to shoulder replacement for the freedom to enjoy life’s daily activities.
Sleep. The incredible time when our body is at work healing itself and our brain processes the day while we do nothing. We don’t consider our sleep patterns too often until they are interrupted. Then, we realize that sleep, or the lack of it, affects us more than we realize.