Shoulder pain can range from an annoying or nagging feeling to debilitating pain that comes with limited range of motion and weakness. At Coast Spine and Sports Medicine, we offer comprehensive treatment options to diagnose and treat the cause of your shoulder pain. We welcome patients in Orange County and Los Angeles, CA.
What Is Shoulder Pain?
Activities such as sports, manual labor, or just overuse and repetitive movement over time can lead to pain of the shoulder. Shoulder pain can also be caused by certain diseases, including disorders the cervical spine in the neck. In some cases, shoulder pain is related to muscle strain or injury, but it can also be caused by injury or degeneration of the shoulder joint, including the ligaments, tendons, and bone that make up the joint.
How Much Does Shoulder Pain Treatment Cost in Los Angeles, CA?
The cost to treat shoulder pain depends on factors such as the underlying cause of the condition, the severity of your pain, and how well your pain responds to conservative treatments. During your first appointment at Coast Spine and Sports Medicine, we will work with you to create a treatment plan tailored to your needs and review the cost of your treatment. We accept many forms of insurance along with financing through CareCredit®.
What Causes Shoulder Pain?
Shoulder pain can come from a wide range of issues, including direct trauma to the shoulder, sports related injuries, overuse of the shoulder, degenerative conditions, and even referred pain.
Depending on the location and type of pain you are experiencing, your shoulder pain may be caused by:
What Shoulder Pain Treatments Do You Offer?
At Coast Spine and Sports Medicine, we believe in beginning with the most conservative treatment options possible before progressing to more invasive solutions like surgery. Your treatment plan may begin with diagnostic studies to diagnose and understand the cause of your shoulder pain. We may recommend a number of treatments including:
The right treatment option will depend on the cause and location of your pain. Neck and shoulder pain treatment may require care for a herniated disc or bone spur in the cervical spine. Shoulder blade pain treatment may involve steroid injections in the case of inflammation, or treatment of an underlying disease, in the case of gallbladder disease referring pain to the shoulder.
You don’t need to live with shoulder pain that limits your shoulder function and strength. At Coast Spine and Sports Medicine, we can help with tailored, effective treatments to give you significant pain relief. Contact us today to set up an appointment at one of our locations in Los Angeles and Orange County, CA.