Tag Archives: rotator cuff

Aug
25
2014
Tennis

With Labor Day approaching, tennis will be center stage in New York at the US Open. For some tennis players, it will signal the winding down of their season. However, … More…

Jul
1
2014
blog 7.1

It’s time for this week’s HSS Injury Report! Throughout the year, we will be watching different sports and sharing more information on the injuries that different players sustain and the … More…

Mar
22
2013
baseball pitcher

A close friend of mine called during a trip to spring training. “I’m so excited to live baseball for a week in Florida. I even got out my glove today, … More…

Sep
6
2012

“Dead Arm Syndrome” in Tennis Players

by Dr. David Dines and Dr. Joshua Dines
Tennis player

“Dead Arm Syndrome” often refers to pain during the throwing motion that results in decreased velocity. That said, it may also refer to the pain experienced by other overhand athletes … More…

Jun
29
2012
Rotator cuff diagram

The rotator cuff involves the muscles and tendons that come together to form a covering around the head of the humerus (upper arm bone) and top of the shoulder. Prolonged … More…