Is it OK to drink alcohol after open heart surgery? CHICAGO — Having an alcoholic drink does not appear to cause problems for patients following coronary artery bypass…

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The incision for a shoulder replacement extends across the front of the shoulder from the outside end of the collar bone to the mid-aspect of the upper arm….

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The most common sports that shoulder arthroplasty patients enjoy including golf, swimming, tennis, but may also include many other choices including fitness activities, rowing, skiing, basketball, and softball….

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First, there are a few ground rules. You should not resume weight lifting until cleared by your doctor to do so. For rotator cuff repair patients this is…

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How long is rehab after shoulder replacement? Six Weeks After Surgery Patients will also begin strengthening exercises at this time. Many times, it takes from three to six…

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Six weeks after surgery, when you regain full shoulder movement, you can probably resume driving. At this time, your surgeon also may allow you to return to work,…

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The most common sports that shoulder arthroplasty patients enjoy including golf, swimming, tennis, but may also include many other choices including fitness activities, rowing, skiing, basketball, and softball….

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Typically, the boundaries have been set by the surgeon, with many patients cautioned or even prohibited from overhead sports, weight training, or heavy work responsibilities. A typical set…

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NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Many older adults who were active in recreational sports like swimming and golfing can get back into the game after having a total…

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How long does total shoulder replacement surgery take? The surgery takes about three hours including time for anesthesia to be done. How long does it take to recover…

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