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Shoulder Pain Treatment in Tucson

Why does shoulder pain develop?

The shoulder is a complex joint that can easily be damaged. You will most likely experience shoulder pain if any of the ligaments, cartilage, tendons, or bursae surrounding your shoulder joint are damaged from injury or illness. Some of the most common causes of shoulder pain include:

  • Tears in cartilage
  • Tendon rupture
  • Swelling of the tendons
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Injuries to the rotator cuff
  • Nerve impingement
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Dislocations
  • Bursitis
  • Broken bones

The cause of your shoulder pain will determine which treatments you need to recover. Some cases of shoulder pain stem from a combination of issues.

The following treatments may be recommended for shoulder pain: