Providing Quality Orthopaedic Care
What Are The Benefits of Shoulder Surgery?
At Glenelg Orthopaedics we have many over 18 years of experience with shoulder surgery and offer shoulder reconstruction procedures which in 98% of the cases are undertaken through a totally arthroscopic approach ( keyhole ).
This involves the use of several
We are very proud that these procedures can be undertaken totally arthroscopically as opposed to
(picture of a rotator cuff tear at arthroscopy)
A totally arthroscopic approach leads to less pain and also protects the deltoid muscle surrounding the shoulder. Click for more information
Dr Gavin Nimon has 15 years experience of totally arthroscopic techniques in Australia and in the United Kingdom with regular visitations to Centres of Excellence around Europe including Milan. He is proud to have passed these techniques onto some of the younger orthopaedic surgeons.
Arthroscopic surgery involves an overnight stay in
We also perform Total Shoulder Replacements both Anatomic (Conventional) or Reverse
We have extensive experience with these procedures and perform them regularly at Ashford or Glenelg Community Hospitals. It is undertaken for arthritis of the shoulder and being the lead shoulder clinician at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, performs a large number both in private and public hospitals each year.