Massage Techniques for the Treatment of Rotator Cuff Injuries?

Answer The rotator cuff muscles are the muscles on and around the scapula. These muscles stabilize the shoulder, and assist in raising, lowering, and rotating the arm. They can become strained or damaged ... Read More »

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Massage Therapy for Rotator Cuff Injury?

The rotator cuffs are located on and around the scapula. These muscles are responsible for rotating and lifting your arms and play a role in stabilizing your shoulder. When applied properly, massag... Read More »

What treatment should you give an injured rotator cuff?

Answer Give the shoulder a rest, alternate with ice and heat. Strengthening the muscle around the rotator cuff will relieve the load of movement. Low level laser has also been shown to be effective... Read More »

Do you know anything about "Rotator Cuff" surgery?

My dad just had that done two weeks ago today. They went in orthoscopically, which means they made a few "poke holes" and put tiny cameras in and fixed it that way instead of making a large incisi... Read More »

Has anyone here ever had "rotator cuff surgery"?

Yes, I did. The surgery was about an hour and a half, and then they strapped my arm across my chest and secured it with a sling and velcro straps. The ride home was horrible. Running over a little ... Read More »