Practice Expertise

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Injuries to the knee, shoulder and ankle can compromise athletic performance, and the Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California Sports Medicine team stands ready to help recreational and competitive athletes return to the playing field strong and able.

Shoulder

  • Thrower’s Shoulder / Little League Shoulder
  • Shoulder Dislocation / Shoulder Instability
    • Arthroscopic and Open Stabilization Procedures
  • Labral Tears
    • Arthroscopic Labral Repair
  • SLAP Tears
    • Arthroscopic SLAP Repair
  • Bone loss of the glenoid or humerus
    • Latarjet, Bone Block, Allograft
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
    • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Sprains and Separations
    • Arthroscopic and Open Fixation
  • Cartilage Sefects of the Shoulder
    • Cartilage Restoration
  • Scapular Winging
  • Failed Prior Shoulder Surgery

Knee

  • Ligament Injuries including:
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL)
  • Posterolateral Corner (PLC)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL)
    • Primary and Revision Ligament Reconstruction
    • Surgical Techniques to Preserve the Physis (Growth Plate)
  • Meniscus Tears
    • Meniscus Repair
    • Meniscus Transplant
  • Patellar instability
    • MPFL Reconstruction
    • Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy
  • Cartilage Defects
    • Cartilage Restoration
      • Microfracture
      • MACI
      • Osteochondral Grafts
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Mechanical Malalignment
    • Guided Growth
    • Osteotomies
  • Patellofemoral Pain
  • Patellar Tendinosis
  • Quadriceps and Patellar Tendon Injuries

Hip

  • Hip Dysplasia
    • Periacetabular Osteotomy (PAO)
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
    • Arthroscopic and Open Procedures
  • Labral Tears
    • Arthroscopic Repair
  • Cartilage Lesions
    • Cartilage Restoration