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Shoulder Specialist in Singapore

Dr. HC Chang is trusted othopaedic specialist in Singapore with over 18 years of experience who specialises in shoulder conditions, treatments & surgeries. Received multiple awards and accolades in the Orthopaedic field.

 

There are surgical and non-surgical treatments for all types of shoulder injuries and conditions due to sports, ranging from exercises of the shoulder to total shoulder replacements.

 

The Function of Shoulder

Our daily activities heavily relied on our shoulders. Hence, they are prone to instability and injury. Our shoulder muscles are responsible for maintaining the widest range of motion of any joint in our body while also stabilising and guiding the shoulder and its movements. Other functions of the shoulder include:

  • Allowing your arms to move up, down, forward, and backward
  • Protects your shoulder joint
  • Rotates your shoulder joint
  • Holds the bones of your shoulder joint in place

Shoulder Specialist – What is it?  

A shoulder specialist in Singapore is also known as an orthopaedic. An orthopaedic is a doctor who diagnoses and treats a full range of shoulder injuries and conditions. Orthopaedic also treats any injuries or conditions relating to the musculoskeletal system. A trained specialist like Dr. HC Chang has an extensive experience of 18 years which allows him to perform surgical and non-surgical treatments depending on the severity of the injury.

Shoulder Injuries and Conditions We Treat  

With the multiple awards that Dr. HC Chang has received, his knowledge of shoulder injuries is extensive. Therefore, with extensive knowledge and experience, Dr. HC Chang is able to prove a wide range of treatments for shoulder injuries and conditions. Those injuries and conditions that we treat include:

Shoulder Injury Treatments We Offer  

HC Chang Orthopaedic Surgery offers a broad range of treatments for shoulder injuries and conditions; from shoulder exercises to total shoulder replacements. Some treatments available include:

When Should You See A Shoulder Specialist  

If you are experiencing persistent pain in your shoulder for an extended period, consulting a specialist for shoulder pain treatment in Singapore can help prevent further complications of the injury. Other signs that you need to see a doctor include:

  • unbearable pain
  • having trouble with shoulder movement
  • abnormal sensation in your arm, fingers or hand
  • difficulty in using your arm 

All Services and Treatments

ABOUT DR HC CHANG

  • 16 years of experience in surgical and non-surgical procedures in sports injuries as a Sports Orthopaedic Specialist in Singapore.
  • Received multiple awards and accolades in the Orthopaedic field.
  • He is a USA Sports Medicine Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon and is a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America as well as the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.
  • Published many acclaimed articles on Sports Medicine. If you are experiencing one or more of the symptoms mentioned above, it is important to get a prompt and accurate diagnosis to determine the severity of your injury and get proper treatment immediately.

 

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Frequently Asked Questions About Shoulder Specialist in Singapore

What is the cause of my shoulder pain?

Common causes of shoulder pain include biceps tendon inflammation, bony impingement by spurs, rotator cuff tendon tears, shoulder labral tears, and inflammation of the shoulder capsule (frozen shoulder).

What are the different treatments for shoulder pain?

There are few treatments in Singapore to ease your shoulder pain depending on the cause, ranging from injections to physiotherapy to surgery.

Can I continue my sporting activities If I am experiencing shoulder pain?

Before continuing your sports activities, you should see a shoulder specialist or an orthopaedic doctor in Singapore and get a proper diagnosis. You might worsen your shoulder pain if you continue to participate in sports.

When will surgery be necessary to treat shoulder pain?

For certain conditions, surgery for shoulder pain is required. For instance, shoulder pain that is caused by a rotator cuff tendon tear, large bony spurs of the acromion that is causing impingement or recalcitrant frozen shoulder that is not getting better with the standard conservative treatments.

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