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Sean Brugman, MD

  • Fractures – hand, wrist & elbow
  • Carpal tunnel & trigger finger
  • Arthroscopy – shoulder
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff & labral repair

Easing Into Spring Sports: Preventing Rotator Cuff Injuries

Rotator cuff injuries

As the snow melts and the days grow longer, Colorado sports enthusiasts eagerly dust off their tennis rackets, golf clubs, and pickleball paddles, ready to embrace their favorite spring sports. This surge of activity, while invigorating, brings with it a heightened risk of rotator cuff injuries, which can dampen the start of your season. The […]

Bicep Tendon Tear

Bicep Tendon Tear

Weakness, muscle fatigue, pain, and deformity can all happen with bicep tendon tears. A bicep tendon tear can happen at the shoulder or the elbow, making diagnosis and treatment a more complex issue. This is why it is so important to seek immediate help from the skilled, experienced orthopedic specialists at OCC – Advanced Orthopedics […]

Scapula Fracture

Scapula Fracture

Scapula fractures, also known as shoulder blade fractures, are relatively uncommon, but the damage they can incur can be quite serious. They often cause severe pain and discomfort, making it difficult to carry out daily routines and activities. Early diagnosis is key in avoiding potential complications. To get the best care possible, you should see […]

Glenoid Labrum Tear

glenoid labrum tear

If left untreated, a glenoid labrum tear can lead to chronic pain, recurrent shoulder instability, and weakness. This can limit how much one can use the arm and shoulder and lead to more serious shoulder problems. Fortunately, if you suspect you have a glenoid labrum tear in the shoulder, the orthopedic surgeons at the Colorado […]

Considering Shoulder Surgery or Shoulder Replacement in Denver?

Shoulder surgery

If you’re experiencing shoulder pain or dysfunction, and have exhausted non-surgical treatment options, you may be considering shoulder surgery or even a shoulder replacement. Many people who have shoulder pain are diagnosed with a problem related to the tendons, ligaments or muscles that hold the shoulder together, rather than the actual shoulder bones, unless a […]

Clavicle Fracture

clavicle fracture

A clavicle fracture is more commonly known as a broken collarbone. People of all ages can get a clavicle fracture, though it’s particularly common in children and young adults. It is often very painful and can make moving the arm or shoulder difficult, which would make trying to do daily activities nearly impossible. Serious complications […]

Dane Swinehart, MD

Dane Swinehart, MD

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