Shoulder Pain

Most Common Illness:

  • Rotator Cuff Tear

Impacts shoulder stability, lifting, and rotation.

  • Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)

Characterized  by shoulder stiffness and pain

  • Shoulder Impingement

Caused by the grinding of the top outside edge of the shoulder blade against the rotator cuff below.

  • Shoulder Bursitis

Shoulder inflammation causes swelling and redness between the arm bone and shoulder tip.

  • Shoulder Tendonitis

Occurs as a result of sports injuries that require the arms to move above the head repeatedly

  • Labral Tears

A tear in the tissue that connects the ball and socket portions of the hip.

  • AC Joint Injuries (Shoulder Separation)

Occurs when trauma damages the ligaments around the collarbone and shoulder joint.

  • Post-Surgical Rehabilitation

Aims to restore muscle strength, joint function, and mobility, while preventing complications.

  • Instability

Happens when the shoulder joint ligaments are strained, torn, or separated, causing the ball of the joint to partially or fully move out of the socket.




  • Shoulder pain

Any level of discomfort in or around the area of the shoulder joint.

  • Stiffness

Shoulder pain that makes it difficult or impossible to move it

  • Weakness

Loss of strength of shoulder motion due to inability to create an adequate force.

  • Instability

Shoulder joint bones aren’t held tightly together.

  • Clicking or popping

A sharp pain that comes along with a cracking, grinding, or popping shoulder.

  • Numbness or tingling

You might not be able to control your shoulders.

  • Swelling or inflammation

swelling and redness may spread away from the affected site and go up or down the arm.

  • Difficulty with overhead   movements

Sudden pain with lifting and reaching movements

  • Radiating pain

Pain moves from the shoulder joints to the entire area around

  • Muscle spasms

Involuntary muscle contraction in the muscles of the middle or upper back or chest.



Available treatment:

  • Taping
  • Pain Management
  • Shockwave
  • Neuromuscular re-education 
  • Manual Therapy
  • Stretching and Flexibility Exercises
  • Strengthening Exercises
  • Posture Training
  • Body Mechanics Education
  • Activity Modification
  • Functional Training
  • Modalities
  • Home Exercise Program