Orthopaedic Insights

Monthly Archives: March 2015

There are certain injuries that differ between male and female.  In my office, I tend to see more women with shoulder instability or shoulder subluxations. For example, a young female athlete such as a volleyball player may come in with a shoulder that can slide partially out of the socket, which is called subluxation. Generally, they have not had a major injury to cause the condition. In contrast, I probably see more males who dislocate… Read More