Leon E. Popovitz, MD
Top-Rated Orthopedic Surgeon
Specializing in Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder & Knee.
For appointments 212.759.4553

Orthopedic Injuries of the Shoulder and Arm

The shoulder rotates more than any other joint in the body, due to its unique design, which resembles a ball balancing on a shallow cup, supported by muscles, ligaments, and tendons. The downside to this  structure is that it is very fragile, making it one of the most frequently injured body parts for athletes or those with active careers. Injuries or issues in the shoulder often affect the performance of the arm as a whole. Read more below about shoulder anatomy and conditions, and treatments available at NY Bone and Joint Specialists.


Orthopedists at New York Bone and Joint Specialists are highly skilled in treating numerous shoulder and arm conditions, including:


Our orthopedic specialists are highly experienced in performing multiple types of treatments, procedures & surgeries for the shoulder and arm.

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