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arthroscopic rotator cuff repair

How to Enhance Your Success After Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery

Follow these proven recommendations to put yourself or your client in position to succeed and maximize your outcome following rotator cuff repair surgery.

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Poor scapular position

Is Resting Scapular Position Important?

Based on our current understanding of scapular posture, it is hard to place a lot of emphasis on static posture as it does not appear to be reliable, valid, correlate to injury, or correlate to poor movement patterns.

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scapular stability push up on unstable surface

Using Unstable Surfaces to Enhance Scapular Stability

If you are trying to enhance someone’s scapular stability and possible reduce scapular dyskinesis, performing the push up with a plus exercise on an unstable surface appears to be a valuable option.

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humerus fracture after biceps tenodesis

Humeral Fracture Following Biceps Tenodesis in a Baseball Pitcher

Here is a great reason to carefully consider a biceps tenodesis in a baseball pitcher: a humeral fracture.

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Kevin Wilk Rotator Cuff DVD

Kevin Wilk’s New Rotator Cuff Injury DVD

Kevin Wilk has just released his new DVD Current Concepts in the Treatment of Rotator Cuff Injuries. Special discount price this week only!

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scapula cheerleader exercise

A Simple Exercise for the Scapula, Posterior Chain, and Posture

Next time you are looking for a drill to enhance scapular control, posterior chain strength, and postural awareness, try this exercise.

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rotator cuff tear

Can Physical Therapy for Rotator Cuff Tears Prevent Surgery?

Nearly 75% of patients avoided rotator cuff repair surgery by performing physical therapy despite having full thickness cuff tears.

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Self-myofascial release teres major

Self Myofascial Release for the Teres Major

A couple of months ago I wrote an article about the importance of the teres major muscle and how I often find it an area of tightness in my clients.  I recommended focusing on that area during manual therapy and some of your self myofascial release techniques. I’ve had a lot of readers ask for […]

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