Athletes that often throw or use their shoulder muscles are at high risk for injury. Learn about the common types of injuries and how to protect yourself from them.
Shoulder Injuries in the Throwing Athlete
Shoulder Joint Tear (Glenoid Labrum Tear)
This injury can occur from acute trauma or repetitive shoulder motion. Click on the link below to learn more about shoulder joint tears.
Shoulder separation occurs when the collarbone and the shoulder become separated and a bump is formed. Read these tips on how you can avoid this.
A SLAP tear is an injury to the cartilage that surrounds the shoulder joint. Learn about how a SLAP tear is treated and healed in the link below.