Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair
Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair
This surgical procedure is used to inspect and reattach torn tendons in the shoulder's rotator cuff. The initial part of the surgery is performed arthroscopically through small tubes. An open incision may be needed if the damage is severe.
What is mini-open rotator cuff repair?
This detailed video explains the entire process of mini-open rotator cuff repair, including arthroscope insertion, joint debridement, acromion smoothing, rotator cuff examination, anchor insertion, tear suturing, and recovery.