Thank you for visiting Makovicka Physical Therapy’s Shoulder Pain and Injury page. We have 5 locations in Omaha and the surrounding suburbs and would love to hear from you if you are experiencing any of the signs and symptoms below.
Injuries to the shoulder can happen suddenly or occur from constant wear on the joint. Whatever the condition may be, we want to help you understand some of the common shoulder injuries as well as the possible treatments that may follow.
Shoulder injuries can be tricky to pinpoint in that the shoulder complex is made up of several structures (most of which are located in a small area) and produces a variety of movements. Other things such as referred pain from either the neck or arm can cause an individual to believe there is an injury in the shoulder joint.
The shoulder joint itself is unstable which is why the strength of the muscles providing support and stabilization are very important no matter what your situation and goal is.
Injuries to the shoulder joint may include: