Shoulder Approaches

All Surgical approaches to the shoulder region.


 Arthroscopic Approach to the shoulder

Arthroscopic Approach to the shoulder

Arthroscopic Approach to the shoulder is is used to treat many sport injuries in the shoulder joint. Read More
 Posterior Approach to the shoulder (Judet Approach)

Posterior Approach to the shoulder (Judet Approach)

The posterior approach to the shoulder (Judet Approach) offers access to the posterior and inferior aspects of the… Read More
 Lateral Approach to the shoulder

Lateral Approach to the shoulder

Lateral Approach to the shoulder (Deltoid Split Approach or transdeltoid lateral approach) provides limited access to the head… Read More
 Anterolateral Approach to the Shoulder

Anterolateral Approach to the Shoulder

The anterolateral approach to the shoulder offers excellent exposure to the acromioclavicular joint and the coracoacromial ligament and… Read More
 Deltopectoral Approach to the Shoulder

Deltopectoral Approach to the Shoulder

The deltopectoral approach to the shoulder offers good wide exposure joint, allowing repairs to be made of its… Read More
 Anterior Approach to the Clavicle

Anterior Approach to the Clavicle

The anterior approach to the clavicle provides exposure of the entire bone allowing: Open reduction and internal fixation… Read More

Most viewed


Thomas Test

Thomas Test (or as it called Hugh Owen Thomas well leg raising test) is used to measure the…

What is SLAP Lesion?

What is SLAP Lesion? SLAP Lesion is the abbreviation of Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior tears in…

Durkan test | Carpal Compression Test

Durkan Test or as it called the carpal compression test is used to test for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome…

SNAC and SLAC of the wrist

What is SNAC and SLAC of the wrist stands for? 1. SLAC of the wrist: SLAC stands for…

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH)

Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) generally includes subluxation (partial dislocation) of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and…

Green Classification of Trigger finger

What is the Green Classification of Trigger finger? Trigger finger is a Stenosing tenosynovitis caused by inflammation of…

De Quervain Tenosynovitis

De Quervain Tenosynovitis is a stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis tendons at…

Ankle and Foot Anatomy

Ankle and foot anatomy contains all bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves and vascular structures of the ankle and…

Brachial Plexus Anatomy

The brachial plexus arises from the anterior rami of the cervical spine roots of (C5 – C6 –…

Clavicle Fractures

The clavicle fracture is one of the most frequently fractures inthe body. The clavicle fractures most often resulting…