Fall River

(508) 675-2840

New Bedford

(508) 997-8500

Springfield

(413) 930-9700

Fall River

307 S Main St. Fall River, MA 02721
Phone: (508) 675-2840

New Bedford

524 Union St. New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508) 997-8500

Springfield

1985 Main St. Suite H Springfield MA 01103
Phone: (413) 930-9700

Fall River

307 S Main St. Fall River, MA 02721
Phone: (508) 675-2840

New Bedford

524 Union St. New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508) 997-8500

Springfield

1985 Main St. Suite H Springfield MA 01103
Phone: (413) 930-9700

Shoulder Pain

Your shoulders are the workhorses of your body. You use them to reach, lift, and carry. So it's not surprising that they sometimes get sore. If you have shoulder pain, one thing you can do is see am orthopedic. At Boston Orthopaedic P.C., we are experts in “orthopedic care in Boston,” as well as in Fall River, MA, Springfield, MA, and New Bedford, MA. We can help you eliminate your pain and get back to your life.

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Symptoms

The most common symptom is a dull, aching pain. This can be worse when you move your shoulder or lie down on it. You may also have:

  • Sharp pain
  • Shooting pain
  • Stiffness
  • Swelling

These symptoms can be caused by many different things, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Frozen shoulder

You can treat your shoulder at home, but if the pain lasts more than a few days, consider orthopedic care.

Types of Shoulder Injuries

There are many different types of shoulder injuries. Some are more serious than others. Here are some of the most common:

Rotator cuff tear: It can happen from falling on your arm or lifting something heavy. The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that hold your shoulder in place. A rotator cuff tear can cause pain and weakness in your shoulder.

Bursitis: This is an inflammation of the bursa, which is a small sac of fluid that cushions your shoulder joint. Bursitis can be caused by overuse or injury. It can also be caused by arthritis.

Tendonitis: This is an inflammation of the tendons in your shoulder. It can be caused by overuse or injury. Tendonitis can cause pain, stiffness, and weakness in your shoulder.

Arthritis: There are many different types of arthritis, but the most common is osteoarthritis. This is a wear-and-tear type of arthritis that can happen with age. Arthritis can cause pain, stiffness, and swelling in your shoulder.

Treatment

If you have shoulder pain, you should see an orthopedic doctor. We are experts in orthopedic care. We can help you eliminate your pain and get back to your life.

We recommend orthopedic care in Boston. Orthopedic care using chiropractic techniques is a type of alternative medicine that focuses on diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal disorders. Orthopedic doctors can use a variety of methods to treat shoulder pain.

We can help you avoid surgery if you see an orthopedic on our team for your shoulder.

Visit Us for More Information

If you're suffering from shoulder pain, call us for Boston Orthopaedic P.C. and we will help you get rid of your pain and get back to your life. We serve, (508) 675-2840 Fall River, MA, (508) 997-8500 New Bedford, MA, and (413) 930-9700 Springfield, MA.

Hours of Operation

Fall River

Monday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Thursday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Friday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

New Bedford

Monday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Thursday

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Friday

Closed

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Springfield

Monday

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Friday

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Fall River

Monday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

New Bedford

Monday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Friday
Closed
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Springfield

Monday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

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