Most people take for granted daily activities such as getting dressed, brushing one’s hair, or putting groceries away. If you have lost full use of your shoulder, then you know firsthand how devastating it is to have to rely on others for simple tasks. You may feel helpless as shoulder pain and loss of motion cause you to lose your independence.

The good news is that there are treatment options that may reduce shoulder pain and allow you to regain your freedom. One option is reverse shoulder replacement surgery. While no one can guarantee a perfect outcome, the Zimmer Reverse Shoulder System provides a solution for those who suffer from severe shoulder pain and loss of strength and movement.

Of course, having reverse shoulder replacement is a serious decision that you should discuss with your doctor. This content may help answer some of your questions.