Should I get Shoulder Surgery?

Revolution Rehab Blog IT DEPENDS! Shoulder injuries lead to some of the more common joint surgeries along with knee, hip and back. But why? Our shoulder is a very mobile joint and is put through a lot of stress in our lifetime. So it has lots of opportunity to breakdownContinue reading “Should I get Shoulder Surgery?”

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Revolution Rehab Blog What is it? Compression on the median nerve as it passes through the carpal tunnel will result in numbness and tingling in the hand. This can be from injury or chronic over use that results in direct irritation to the nerve. Refer to the image to theContinue reading “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome”

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis

Revolution Rehab Blog What is it? De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis is compression or irritation of two tendons that run along the wrist and attach to the thumb. This injury is usually caused from overuse and can be debilitating. The Anatomy The abductor pollcis longus (APL) and the extensor pollcis brevis (EPB)Continue reading “De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis”

Impingement Syndrome

Revolution Rehab Blog What is it? Impingement is another term for pinching or compression on a structure within the body. You can have an impingement issue in many areas of the body. Muscle imbalances, increased inflammation or injury can all be causes of impingement. These issues can resolve on theirContinue reading “Impingement Syndrome”