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. What To Look For In A Shoulder Surgeon

    Aches. Searing pain. An inability to complete tasks that were once a part of your everyday life. These are a few factors which could indicate that a shoulder operation is imminent. Whether you’re suffering from post-traumatic arthritis, an injury which has made it difficult to move or even sleep, …Read More

  8. Is Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery Replacement Right For You?

    A Different Kind of Shoulder Surgery For decades, traditional and highly invasive shoulder surgery methods have left patients with lengthy recovery times, pain, and far from ideal approaches to treating serious shoulder injuries. Traditional approaches leave much to be desired in the way of properly…Read More

  9. Top Three Reasons to Choose Arthroscopic Biologic Total Shoulder Resurfacing

    What is Arthroscopic Biologic Total Shoulder Resurfacing? It may sound like a complicated procedure, but it’s more complex than complicated. While traditional shoulder surgery and shoulder replacement procedures offer results — albeit with limitations, higher chances of complications, and other …Read More