Condition Category Shoulder

Shoulder Muscle Strain

Pain over the top of the shoulder can be muscular in origin. The Upper Fibres of Trapezius (UFT) – which originates from the spinous processes and ligaments of the neck and proceeds downward and outward to be inserted into the back border of the collar bone.…

ACJ Osteoarthritis

Another common cause of pain around the top of the shoulder is Osteoarthritis of the ACJ. This is not uncommon and it may have been caused by a previous trauma (secondary osteoarthritis) or occur as a chronic degenerative disorder . In the latter cases the condition…

ACJ Sprain

The ACJ is the joint where your collar bone meets your shoulder blade, this helps to form a ceiling to the shoulder joint. It is not as mobile as the main shoulder joint (Gleno-Humeral joint, GHJ) and mainly works above shoulder height and when moving…

Specialist Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgeons

Shoulder pain and injury can be very debilitating and very painful, disturbing your sleeping pattern and affecting your function during routine daily life tasks. Medicine has come on a long way over the last 10 years in relation to shoulder pain and injury, I have…