LAURA N. SCIARONI MD

Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
Member of the San Francisco Multispecialty Medical Group,
Part of the IPM Medical Group family
Board Certified, Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine

Archive for November 2016

Shoulder Dislocation and Re-Dislocation

Anterior shoulder dislocation is a common injury, and one that I see frequently in athletes of all ages.  Risks of repeat dislocation depends on many factors, including particularly the injured person’s age, whether the dislocation caused any bony defects, and the size of those defects.  Decision making regarding surgery/no surgery can be difficult in some…

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