This condition is an AC Joint Dislocation on the right shoulder. An AC Joint Dislocation
can be due to a fall or accident and usually requires surgery depending on the
grade/severity of dislocation.
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
This is a preferential position used during surgery
An Orthopaedic Surgeon in Johannesburg who specializes in shoulders. Dr Strobos is
renowned for the pride he takes in his work and his ability to strive for perfection
with every shoulder he treats.
After your shoulder surgery, you will need to do physiotherapy. The
physiotherapy will depend on the kind of surgery you had.
Telephone: 011 794 9936/7
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The Leading Orthopaedic Specialist
Dr. PJJ Strobos qualified at the University of Pretoria. He then specialized in Orthopaedics at the University of the Free State. He is in private practise from 1998 and from 2002 he has worked at the Wilgeheuwel Hospital. He has developed a special interest in shoulder surgery especially in arthroscopic shoulder surgery. Dr. Strobos is an international presenter and has done extensive research on rotator cuff repairs that has been presented internationally.
Arthroscopic & Open Surgery
Arthroscopic or open surgery is performed as determined by the nature of the injury.
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