Reverse total shoulder
Thursday, May 21, 2015
The reverse total shoulder technique is a new procedure which actually improves upon the natural anatomy of the human body. Here, Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic orthopedic surgeon Craig L. Olson, MD, explains how the surgery is similar to a mechanical problem.
Approaching the issue with an engineer’s eye, Dr. Olson tells how rotator cuff issues often result in shoulder replacement surgery, and why the reverse total shoulder replacement surgery is the preferred procedure.