Do you know why they call it ‘shouldering a responsibility’?
That’s because your shoulders are one of the most important joints in your body as they play a big role in not just carrying around the weight of your bags, but also allow you to do a lot of activities, you throw, pick, push, pull, catch, hit.
This wide range of actions is supported by your shoulder joints which is the most mobile joints in your body. It can turn and twist in many directions. Maybe that is one reason why your shoulder get dislocated very easily. Generally, shoulder dislocation can happen if you’ve had a fall or an injury, but in most of the cases, this resolves on its own. Sometimes, the dislocation can happen to a great extent which would require surgeries and replacement option. So here are few ways to fix your dislocated shoulders.
What Is Dislocation Of The Shoulder?
If you have a dislocated shoulder it means that the upper arm bone is removed from its socket partially or completely. When this happens the shoulder joints become unstable and prone to more dislocations.
Basically, your shoulder can dislocate forward, backward, downward, and completely or partially.
There are three degrees in it
What Are The Causes?
Your shoulder is the most frequently dislocated joint in the body. A lot of force has to be put on the shoulders for a sudden blow to pull out the bones from its place. Extreme rotation of your shoulders can make the ball pop out of the shoulder socket. Shoulder dislocation can be caused due to:
Sports injury: If you are a person who plays contact sports like football, hockey, volleyball, gymnastics, skiing, and etc then there are greater possibilities.
Trauma: There can also be trauma related to sports as well as vehicle accidents which could have been a hard blow to your shoulders.
Falls: The falls can be from a ladder fall to tripping on a loose rug.
What Are The Symptoms?
Shoulder dislocation can lead to tearing of muscles, ligaments and tendons also it can cause nerve or blood vessel damage.
What Are The Treatment For Dislocated Shoulder?
Dislocated shoulder treatments involve:
Shoulder dislocation will require a surgery only if the nonsurgical procedure fails. Some of the surgical procedures are
In most of the cases, dislocated shoulder joints do not require a surgery. If your pain gets intense and the shoulder instability is still persistent and do not resolve with a nonsurgical procedure, you can always reach out to a surgeon at Sri Sri Holistic Hospital who can fix all your problems associated with dislocated shoulder joints.
About The Doctor:
Dr. Venkat Ram Prasad Vallamshetla – Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Venkat Ram Prasad Vallamshetla is one of the Best Orthopedic Surgeon in Hyderabad. He has done his MBBS, MS Ortho (OSM), MRCS (Edin) and FRCS (Trauma & Orth) from Edinburgh. He has additionally undergone training and has worked in Birmingham for over 12 years with a specialization in Joint Replacement, Arthroscopic Surgery, Sports Injuries.
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL:
Sri Sri Holistic Hospital is a leading 100 bedded Multi Specialty Hospital in Nizampet, Kukatpally, Hyderabad. Sri Sri Holistic Hospital provides high standards of Health Care with a combination of Advanced Technology and state of art clinical expertise. With more than 52 Internationally Experienced Doctors and 400 staff, we served at least 50,000 patients so far.