1. Advantages Of Shoulder Resurfacing For Adolescents And Young Adults

    In a previous post, we discussed reasons why patients might want to seek out shoulder replacement alternatives. At the top of that list was age: total shoulder replacement surgery is typically reserved for patients who are 60 years old and above. However, as many young athletes know, injuries and ar…Read More

  2. If You Have Severe Shoulder Pain, You May Need Shoulder Resurfacing In Columbus

    It’s commonly true that one doesn’t realize the necessity of a certain body part until it is no longer functioning as normal. Are you experiencing shoulder pain? Isn’t it tedious that throwing a ball isn’t as easy or even possible when you have a shoulder injury or arthritis? A simple task l…Read More

  3. The Path Of Shoulder Recovery

    The quickest way for ultimate shoulder recovery is extreme dedication to your recovery regime. Following a total shoulder replacement, there are three distinct eras of the regime: operation to six weeks, six to twelve weeks, and three to six months. Each era brings you closer to full health. Are you…Read More

  4. The Story Of A Shoulder Injury

    It’s the final minute of the game. Tyler Winfriit gathers his team for the last huddle. “Alright, men, this is our last drive. James, make sure you snap the ball hard and straight. Frankie, you better catch this pass. Jags on three.” “1-2-3 Jags!” The team breaks from the huddle and jogs t…Read More

  5. Shoulder Resurfacing Helps Arthritis

    Arthritis is the inflammation of a joint that causes stiffness and pain. There are many types of shoulder arthritis including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis or degenerative joint disease among others. No matter the direct type of shoulder arthritis, the cartilage around the shoulder ball and s…Read More

  6. What Is Shoulder Resurfacing, Really?

    After suffering a shoulder injury or disease, the variety of options available for recovery treatment are abundant: physical therapy, platelet and stem cell procedures, or surgery just to name a few. Recover from a shoulder injury is particularly tricky due to the constant daily use. For the purpose…Read More

  7. 4 Simple Immediate Recovery Techniques for Shoulder Resurfacing Patients

    Whether you’ve had shoulder resurfacing surgery due to arthritis or injury, are old or young, physically fit or getting by, these shoulder exercises will bring your range of motion to full swing in no time. The purpose of shoulder resurfacing with Dr. Kovack is to give your shoulder the range of m…Read More

  8. Resolve Your Shoulder Pain Once & For All!

    In our previous post, we talked about how shoulder tissues can eventually deteriorate over time from overuse or age. If you aren’t taking proper care of your shoulders and you are using them constantly, it is no wonder that you ended up with a painful shoulder injury. The most common shoulder prob…Read More

  9. Gain Back Your Range Of Motion

    Shoulder surgery is a big step, and if you’ve recently recovered from shoulder resurfacing with Dr. Thomas Kovack in Columbus, OH, then you are probably eager to start using your shoulder like you did before you injured it. If you were an athlete or you just liked working out regularly before your…Read More