Patient information:

Elbow disorders


Shoulder disorders


Joint replacement

This is a summary of my thoughts on joint replacement of the shoulder and elbow - Joint replacement

Trauma/ fracture

My approach to trauma in general - Trauma

Arthroscopic surgery

Overview of arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and elbow - arthroscopic surgery

American orthopaedic Association

Links below are to the patient information pages of the American Orthopaedic Association on shoulder, arm and elbow disorders:

Broken Bones and Injury
Common Shoulder Injuries
Shoulder Trauma

Broken Arm
Broken Collarbone
Distal Humerus Fractures
Elbow Fractures in Children
Forearm Fractures in Children
Fracture of the Shoulder Blade (Scapula)
Olecranon (Elbow) Fractures
Radial Head Fractures

Tears and Instability
Biceps Tendon Tear at the
Elbow Biceps Tendon Tear at the Shoulder
Chronic Shoulder Instability
Rotator Cuff Tears
Rotator Cuff Tears and Treatment Options
Rotator Cuff Tears: Frequently Asked Questions
Shoulder Joint Tear (Glenoid Labrum Tear)

Other Injuries
Burners and Stingers
Elbow Dislocation
Erb's Palsy (Brachial Plexus Birth Injury)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement
Shoulder Separation
Throwing Injuries in the Elbow

Diseases and Syndromes
Compartment Syndrome
Erb's Palsy (Brachial Plexus Birth Injury)
Tendonitis of the Long Head of the Biceps
Ulnar Nerve Entrapment

Arthritis of the Shoulder
Frozen Shoulder
Shoulder Impingement
Shoulder Pain
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis
Osteoarthritis of the Elbow
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)