Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians offers baseball players and other dedicated athletes with Tommy John Surgery as an option to repair torn ligaments in the elbow. This injury, a torn or damaged ulnar collateral ligament (UCL), commonly affects pitchers in baseball. This procedure was named after Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Tommy John. Over half of Tommy John’s career wins came after his surgery.
Shoulder Injury Treatment
Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians in Atlanta is pleased to offer proven and effective treatments in sports medicine, including shoulder injury repairs. We have physicians who are board certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine and carry distinguished skill in their field. When it comes to your shoulder pain, you can be confident that our sports surgeons will implement the most effective treatment option for your specific injury or condition.
The shoulder joint is a delicate structure of tendons, ligaments and supportive tissues that is capable of more motion than any other joint in your body. However, it can also be easily injured. Neglecting to address pain or limited mobility in your shoulder joint can result in further injury and weakness. At Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians, we are equipped to provide the latest in surgical and non-surgical treatments for all types of sports related injuries including those involving the shoulder.
Complete Care for Shoulder Pain
It is common for athletes to suffer from shoulder problems, as it is a ball and socket joint that easily wears in sports such as swimming, golf, tennis, or baseball. Whether you are experiencing shoulder discomfort from overuse, or you have recently suffered an athletic injury, you can trust our physicians to implement a treatment solution to bring you out of pain and help you return to the activities you once enjoyed. We utilize the latest technology and cutting-edge techniques to ensure your treatment is as effective and streamlined as possible. Our Atlanta practice specializes in the following shoulder injury treatments:
- Shoulder Arthroscopy
- Cartilage Repair
- Treatment for Fractures/Dislocations/Separations
- Instability Repair
- Shoulder Labral Repair
- Rotator Cuff Repair
For qualified treatment solutions from a physician who is at the forefront of sports medicine, contact Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians in Atlanta today. Whether you are a professional athlete or simply exercise to stay healthy, we will offer the most minimally invasive treatment methods to help you fully recover from your shoulder injury.