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Rotator Cuff

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Rotator Cuff Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Rotator cuff tears are a common source of shoulder pain. Treatment recommendations vary from rehabilitation to surgery. All decisions are based on individual cases with the ultimate treatment decision being made by you, the patient.

  • Your rotator cuff consists of muscles and tendons that hold your shoulder in place. It’s one of the most important parts of your shoulder.

    Your rotator cuff allows you to lift your arms and reach up. Each year, millions of people in the U.S. go to their healthcare providers because of a rotator cuff problem. A rotator cuff tear is a common cause of pain and disability among adults.

    Front view of shoulder joint showing ligaments, muscles and tendons. Front view of shoulder joint showing torn rotator cuff.