Shoulder Injury Treatment Roslindale MA

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William M McClune
(617) 282-6600
114 Washington St. 
Dorchester, MA
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No

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Chestnut Hill Chiropractic & Rehabilitation
(617) 213-0981
180 Wells Ave
Newton, MA
Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Diamond Chiropractic
(617) 849-7589
224 Clarendon Street
Boston, MA
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Enjoy a free complete chiropractic consultation and exam.
Monday 12:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday 2:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Acupressure, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Candace Maddalo
(617) 547-4444
257 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA
Maddalo Chiropractic
Office Information
Proudly serving the Cambridge and Medford area over 27 years.
Most insurance and credit cards accepted.
Office hours: M/W/F 8:00-7:00
T/Th 9:00-12:00 and 2:00 to 5:00
S 10:00-12:00

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Kevin J. Loughlin
(617) 742-5797
414 Commercial Street
Suite 1A
Boston, MA
North End Chiropractic
Office Information
Our Mission Statement
The purpose of our clinic is to help as many people possible naturally, without surgery or the use of addictive drugs with known and UNKNOWN side effects as well as educate our patients so that they can explain to others the benefits of chiropractic care.

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Move Well Chiropractic
(617) 213-0903
1280 Centre St
Newton, MA
Monday 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Personal Injury

Dr. Herbert Jeffrey Bernstein - Chiropractor
(617) 383-9989
209 Harvard St., suite 205,
Brookline, MA
Complimentary back, neck, shoulder or headache pain evaluation. We do extremely gentle care: never any twisting, cracking or popping of neck or back. Very advanced techniques, totally gentle work. Not painful at all!
Monday 7:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 4:45 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Micheal E. Chartoff
(617) 451-1111
162 Boylston Street
Suite 41
Boston, MA
Boston Chiropractic Associates
Office Information
Specializing in family care, as well as auto, work & sports injury.
Most insurance & credit cards accepted.
Affordable payment plans available.
Located at the corner of Boylston and Charles Streets, 1 block from the Green Line Boylston St. "T" stop, and Arlington "T" stop.
Office hours: M/W/F 9:00-6:00
T/TH 9:00-5:00
All types of chiropractic supplies available.

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Patrick Doody D.C.
(617) 441-0101
15 Story Street
Cambridge, MA
Harvard Square Chiropractic
Chiropractic, massage therapy, acupuncture
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

Doctor Information
Medical School: New York Chiropractic College, 2002
Additional Information
Member Organizations: American Chiropractic Association, Massachusetts Chiropractic Society, Harvard Square Business Association

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Jeffrey Kennis
(617) 720-2329
205 Commercial St
Boston, MA
Waterfront Chiropractic

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Get the Right Treatment for Shoulder Bursitis and Tendonitis

Written by Jeff Behar, MS, MBA   

Many patients seek medical attention for shoulder pain, and a common diagnosis given is 'shoulder bursitis,' oshoulder_injuryr 'shoulder tendonitis’. Shoulder bursitis and rotator cuff tendonitis are all ways of saying there is inflammation of a particular area within the shoulder joint that is causing a common set of symptoms. The best terminology for these symptoms is 'Impingement Syndrome.' Impingement syndrome occurs when there is inflammation of the rotator cuff tendons and the bursa that surrounds these tendons.

Shoulder Impingement Syndrome (aka shoulder bursitis/ tendonitis)

Impingement Syndrome is a common condition affecting the shoulder. It is most commonly seen in aging adults. Impingement syndrome refers to impingement of the rotator cuff tendons, especially the supraspinatus tendon, under the subacromial arch. The biceps tendon or the subacromial bursa may also be impinged under the subacromial arch. Impingement Syndrome is closely related to shoulder bursitis and rotator cuff tendonitis. It is not uncommon for these conditions to occur in combination.

It is not clear whether rotator cuff muscle/ tendon overload precedes impingement or is caused by it. (References: Souza TA, ed. Sports Injuries of the Shoulder. New York, NY:Churchill Livingstone; 1994., 56.Sharkey NA, Marder RA. The rotator cuff opposes superior translation of the humeral head. Am J Sports Med. 1995; 23(3): 270-275.).

How Impingement Occurs

When an injury (be it directly or through overuse) occurs to the rotator cuff muscles, they respond by swelling. The pressure within the muscles increases, which results in compression because the muscles in the shoulder are surrounded by bone. When this compression occurs there is a loss of blood flow in the small blood vessels. When blood flow decreases to the muscle repetitive motions fray the muscle. Radiographs of the fray muscle show a picture much like a frayed rope.  Once this damage occurs routine motions such as reaching up behind the back and reaching up overhead may cause pain.  Additionally, weakness of shoulder muscles may also occur. If the blood flow to the area continues to be constricted or stress injures the muscle, the muscle can actually tear in two. This is what is referred to as a rotator cuff tear. Symptoms of a rotator cuff tear include significant weakness of the shoulder, and often difficulty in elevating the arm. If the impingement is left untreated, bicep rupture may also occur.

A major factor in shoulder impingement injuries in weight lifters is muscle imbalance. Many bodybuilders tend to train the pectorals and the lats significantly. These exercises tend to produce internal rotation of the shoulders. Exercises that strengthen the external shoulder rotators (the infraspinatus and the teres minor), and stretches to relieve the tightness to the internal rotators are ofte...

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