On average, the time to heal (a shoulder dislocation) is six weeks to twelve weeks. The patients start aggressive physiotherapy at around six weeks and have complete movement by around three months.”- Dr. Ayyappan V Nair, Consultant-Orthopaedician, Manipal Hospitals, Whitefield. Catch Dr. Ayyappan V Nair discuss the causes and symptoms of shoulder dislocation and the different advanced surgical options available to treat repetitive dislocation. Watch more here!
Mr. Ajay Kumar Ashok, a professional cricketer, underwent treatment at Manipal Hospitals, Jayanagar, after being diagnosed with a labral tear. The procedure was undertaken by an expert team of Sports Injury Specialists led by Dr. Ayyappan V Nair, Consultant - Shoulder Surgery, Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy.
Ms. Lisa Deb, an 18-year old basketball player, successfully underwent a surgery at Manipal Hospitals, Jayanagar. The treatment was led by Dr. Ayyapan V Nair, Shoulder Specialist Surgeon, and she has now achieved at least 90% of her normal shoulder function.