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COVID-19 Update

Please contact us by phone on 9791 7744, prior to your appointment, and DO NOT attend in person, if you meet any of the following criteria: Have travelled overseas in the last 2 weeks Have a cough, cold or chest infection Have a fever Have come into contact with someone with Covid-19 Our office is […]

Results

Depending on the type and severity of injury, results vary for each individual. After your shoulder surgery, and once you’ve recovered properly, you can expect minimised pain and increased mobility. Continuous physical therapy and monitoring is often recommended to prevent recurring injuries and to best protect your shoulder throughout sporting and occupational activities.

Recovery

Recovering from a shoulder injury and shoulder surgery is different for each individual. We recommend resting and modifying activities to allow for injured shoulders to properly heal with minimal complications. After shoulder surgery, it’s important to rest properly and follow the post-operative instructions given to you by your surgeon. Be sure to get enough sleep, […]

Shoulder Surgery and Procedure Options

Dr Allen Chong specialises in providing quality shoulder surgery tailored to suit your circumstances and condition. Surgery options include shoulder arthroscopy, reverse shoulder replacement, rotator cuff repair and frozen shoulder and shoulder instability treatments. Before any type of surgery is suggested, a comprehensive and in-depth consultation is required to examine and evaluate the severity of […]

When to Consider Surgery

As no two individuals are the same, there is no one-size-fits-all answer as to when you should undergo shoulder surgery. If you’re experiencing shoulder pain and restricted mobility, it’s important to seek the advice and expertise of a professional. By taking a comprehensive look at your case and the condition of your shoulder injury, a […]

Common Injuries and Conditions

Shoulder injuries are most commonly caused by a traumatic event or overuse. From a fall or impact through to intense, repetitive motions, shoulders can cause significant pain and experience severely restricted mobility. Common in both sports and a number of occupations, shoulder injuries can also be caused by excessive strain or stress on the joint […]