Shoulder joint pain is most common among users of computers and smartphones for prolonged periods of time, and those who exercise heavy and daily heavy lifting. All of this causes some problems in the soft tissues of muscles, tendons, and ligaments. Sometimes shoulder joint pain is due to the wrong posture. In addition to some diseases that may cause pain in the shoulder joint, such as neck pain and roughness of the cervical vertebrae, liver, heart, gallbladder diseases.
Injury to the soft tissues, muscles, tendons, and ligaments of the shoulder.
Neck muscle injury
Neck pain resulting from roughness of the cervical vertebrae
Other causes: Arthritis, bursitis, bone spurs and torn cartilage, fractured shoulder blade, frozen shoulder
Pain in the muscles surrounding the shoulder
Methods of Treatment
The limited non-surgical interventions save the patient the trouble of surgical interventions, as they are safe, easy and simple. It does not take long in the operating room, and it is done using local anesthesia, and the patient is discharged from the hospital on the same day and practices his normal life as soon as possible.
1- Thermal frequency is a computer system technology that sends thermal frequencies through a needle that are directed to the sensory nerves to treat shoulder pain, and it is done inside the operating room to ensure sterilization using local anesthesia and the guidance of an interventional radiology device. It takes from a third to half an hour inside the operating room, and then the patient returns to his hospital room and can return home on the same day.
After the heat frequency, the patient does not feel real improvement until after two weeks, the patient may fluctuate between improvement and pain, and this is normal, and the patient should not worry. The more the patient commits to rest at home during the two weeks, the greater his chances of improvement.
2- Ozone injection of the shoulder: Ozone gas is anti-inflammatory and helps to treat shoulder joint roughness.
3- Platelet-rich plasma injection: It is one of the most efficient methods of treating osteoarthritis because it contains growth factors and proteins that help restore joint cartilage and relieve pain.
4- Stem cell injection: Stem cells are extracted from abdominal fat, which are cells that can be modified. These cells are treated in the laboratory and re-injected into the joint to help rebuild cartilage.
5- Hyaluronic injection: It is an oily liquid to replace the joint with synovial fluid and to help reduce friction inside the joint, and it is often injected with plasma.
Advantages of treating shoulder joint roughness without surgery
As mentioned earlier, these interventions are limited. That is, it does not need to open or cut surgically, simple, easy and safe.
It does not take much time in the operating room, half an hour at most.
- These interventions are performed under the influence of local anesthesia, and total anesthesia is not used
The patient is discharged from the hospital on the same day
The patient returns to his normal life in the shortest possible time. From two to three days.
It must be noted that the patient must adhere to all the doctor's instructions to rest, not to follow the stressful daily life practices that aggravate the pain, and to stop the wrong habits that worsen the situation. From losing weight if it was overweight, not carrying heavy objects, reducing the effort of daily work, and not fixing the body in wrong positions that harm the joints or the spine. In addition to being keen to exercise even as little as possible, and to emphasize the correct session during our daily life.