Total Shoulder Joint Replacement

Relief for your shoulder pain

If non-surgical treatments such as medications or changes in your activities are no longer helpful in relieving your shoulder pain, you may want to consider shoulder joint replacement surgery. Shoulder joint replacement surgery is a safe and effective way to relieve shoulder pain to help you resume everyday activities.

Total shoulder replacement involves replacing the joint ball and the socket with an implant (prosthesis). Implants contain a ball with a stem that extends down inside the upper arm bone (humerus) and a socket that is placed over the surface of the glenoid. Replacement of both the humeral head and the socket is called a total shoulder replacement.
 

Is total shoulder joint replacement surgery right for you?

To help determine if total shoulder joint replacement surgery is right for you, please call us at 603-777-1000 to schedule an appointment for a thorough evaluation with one of our orthopedic surgeons. Your orthopedic surgeon will review the results of the evaluation and discuss the best method to relieve your pain and restore fuller mobility to your shoulder.

See also Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement

 

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