Rotator Cuff Repair
The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that form a cuff over the shoulder joint. These muscles and tendons hold the arm in its joint and help the shoulder joint to move. The tendons can be torn from overuse or injury.
Rotator cuff repair is a surgical procedure to repair a torn tendon in the shoulder. The procedure can be done with a large open incision or with shoulder arthroscopy, making use of smaller incision, also known as key-hole surgery