1. 5 Signs It’s Time To Meet With A Shoulder Specialist

    As we age, we expect our bodies to change. A groan here, a tight muscle there — it’s all expected, right? However, there are certain signs you should always look out for and meet with a specialist for when they occur. Shoulder injuries, for example, can lead to long-lasting pain and can decrease…Read More

  2. 5 Shoulder Replacement Exercises From A Shoulder Specialist

    You finally visited a shoulder specialist after you couldn’t reach the top shelf in the kitchen one day — you had let it affect your sports enough, but not being able to reach the top shelf? It was officially time to look into a shoulder replacement surgery. Here at the Columbus Shoulder Doc, we…Read More

  3. 3 Surgeries To Try Instead Of Total Shoulder Replacement

    Looking for the best shoulder surgeon in Columbus? Try looking for a shoulder specialist who considers your age and activity level before recommending (and doing) a total shoulder replacement. There are plenty of shoulder surgery alternatives out there, and many of them could be better suited to you…Read More

  4. 10 Must-Haves To Make Life Easier After Your Shoulder Surgery

    You thought reaching for the top shelf of the cabinet was difficult before your shoulder surgery, but there’s nothing to prepare you for the frustration and pain you may experience immediately afterward. Whether it’s a shoulder replacement, arthroscopic shoulder surgery, reverse total shoulder r…Read More

  5. What To Wear After Shoulder Replacement Surgery

    After you’ve met with a shoulder specialist and your shoulder replacement is complete, it’s easy to think you’re through the worst of it. Unfortunately, recovering from the shoulder surgery can be difficult and require a lot of time and effort. When you work with Dr. Thomas Kovack in Columbus,…Read More

  6. Understanding Rotator Cuff Surgery Alternatives

    At some point or another, chances are that most Americans are going to deal with a rotator cuff issue. In fact, studies estimate that between 25 and 50 percent of Americans over the age of 40 suffer from some degree of rotator cuff tear, and an estimated four million Americans suffer from some form …Read More

  7. Alternatives To Invasive Knee Surgery

    You’re tired of it. That knee is giving you nothing but fits, locking up and delivering nothing but agonizing pain to the point where you can’t even perform simple tasks. Gone are the days of your active lifestyle with two fully functioning knees. Now, all you do is sit around in pain, wondering…Read More