Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
In this video, Syed Ashfaq Hasan, M.D., associate professor of orthopaedics and chief of the Shoulder and Elbow Program at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, reviews the treatment of the commonly seen condition of rotator cuff tears. These tears can cause significant pain, as well as limitation of range of motion and function, all of which can drastically affect the quality of life. These tears can be very effectively treated in a minimally invasive fashion, utilizing arthroscopic techniques. This video reviews the anatomy, biomechanics, surgical technique and outcomes of arthroscoppic rotator cuff repair.