Reoccurring Dislocations

Patients with instability or recurring dislocations should be modified or avoided. If these fail, they can seek out a physical therapist to help them rehab the shoulder.


Possible Treatment Goals

  • Decrease Risk of Reoccurrence
  • Improve Fitness
  • Improve Function
  • Optimize Joint Alignment
  • Improve Muscle Strength and Power
  • Increase Oxygen to Tissues
  • Improve Proprioception
  • Self-care of Symptoms
  • Improve Safety
  • Improve Tolerance for Prolonged Activities

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