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Mark Glowatz, Locust Valley, NY total shoulder replacement
When cortisone injections failed to relieve the pain in my worn out right shoulder, I visited Dr. Gulotta. He described the procedure, risks and probable outcome and inspired total confidence. My fears of horrible pain from the operation were completely unfounded. Thanks to a nerve block used on my shoulder during the operation, there was no pain at all for the first day or two and then very little after that. It's now going on eight weeks post surgery and I'm able to do things with my shoulder that I could not do for the last several years. Dr. Gulotta showed me my xray at the first post-op visit. I saw my new shoulder and I remember telling my wife how beautiful I thought it was! He did a wonderful job - I couldn't be happier with the outcome.

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