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An Overview on Common Shoulder Injuries and the Need for Shoulder Specialists & Board Certified Shoulder Surgeons Shoulder injuries are one of the leading reasons individuals living in the Santa Barbara, Goleta, Santa Maria and Ventura, California communities visit a physician each year. Injuries to the shoulder joint are often caused by athletic activities and [...]

Shoulder Impingement Treatment

Shoulder Impingement Surgeon Are you an athlete who participates in sports that involve throwing overhead? If so, you may be at risk of developing shoulder impingement. One of the most common causes of shoulder pain is shoulder impingement. Shoulder impingement specialist, Dr. Jervis Yau provides diagnosis and both surgical and nonsurgical [...]

Shoulder Stabilization Surgery

Shoulder Dislocation/ Stabilization Surgeon Are you an athlete who participates in powerful, repetitive overhead motions? If so, you are at an increased risk of a shoulder dislocation and shoulder instability. In some cases, shoulder stability surgery may fail and revision shoulder stabilization surgery is required. Revision shoulder stabilization surgeon, Dr. Jervis [...]

Shoulder Arthroscopy

Shoulder Arthroscopy Surgeon Are you an athlete who participates in sports that involve throwing overhead? If so, you may be at risk of developing a shoulder injury. Shoulder arthroscopy is an important surgical technique designed to treat an extensive array of shoulder injuries in a minimally invasive way with limited soft [...]

Labral Tear Surgery

Labral Tear & SLAP Repair Surgeon Are you an athlete who participates in sports that involve throwing overhead? If so, you may be at risk of developing a shoulder labral tear or a SLAP tear. Shoulder labral tears and SLAP tears are common injuries sustained after a fall on an outstretched [...]

Frozen Shoulder Treatment

Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive capsulitis) Surgeon Are you experiencing a stiff shoulder? If so, you may be suffering from a condition known as adhesive capsulitis, also known as frozen shoulder. Frozen shoulder typically affects patients between the ages of 40 and 60 years, and females are much more likely to develop this [...]

Clavicle Fracture Surgery

Clavicle Fracture Surgeon Are you an athlete who participates in contact sports? If so, you may be at risk of sustaining a clavicle fracture. The clavicle can be injured during sports activities, a fall, or a motor vehicle accident. Clavicle fracture surgeon, Dr. Jervis Yau provides diagnosis and both surgical and [...]