Rotator Cuff Injuries

Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Rotator Cuff Injuries

The rotator cuff muscles and tendons hold your upper arm bone in your shoulder socket. A hard fall, repetitive arm motions or problems with the structure of your shoulder can injure the rotator cuff.

What are rotator cuff injuries?

This detailed video describes rotator cuff injuries, including their impingement, causes, symptoms, and treatment. Treatment options depend on the severity of your injury. You may benefit from rest and medications. Your healthcare provider may recommend injections or physical therapy.