Among the tools used to perform this surgery are a camera, a microscopic lens, anchors, suture passes, free sutures, radiofrequency equipment, arthroscopic shaver, drills of different shapes and sizes, as well as cannulas to pass the instruments without hurting tissues.
Among the requirements for surgery, patients are asked to arrive fasting for a preoperative profile, as well as a pre-anesthetic assessment and preoperative marking. Shoulder surgery takes an average of 2 hours, approximately
After surgery, treatment consists of a shoulder sling or immobilizer, game ready cooling and compression equipment, as well as a Team Dynamics Assessment (TDA) electrotherapy analgesic equipment for 10 days. Then stitches are removed and she is referred to physical therapy for 20 sessions, 3 a week, plus exercises at home.