Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Hospital for Special Surgery, Richard L. Menschel Education Center, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021
Shoulder pain is one of the most common orthopedic reasons for doctor visits in the United States. Over half the population over the age of 65 has a rotator cuff tear, not to mention the many more who suffer from shoulder tendinitis, bursitis and arthritis. Fortunately, many of these conditions can be managed without surgery. By learning some simple exercises, most people can eliminate and prevent shoulder pain so they can continue to lead active lives. Participants of this class will learn the various parts of the shoulder and how they can cause pain. You will also learn exercises that can be performed to establish and maintain a healthy shoulder.
Speaker: Lawrence V. Gulotta, MD; Lee Rosensweig, DPT
For registration inquiries, contact:
Huijuan (Jane) Huang, MPA, Program Registrar