AC joint injuries

Sudden AC joint injuries (“sprains” or “separations”) typically occur by one of the following ways:

  • A fall onto the shoulder
  • Lifting weights or heaving objects

Alternatively, AC joint arthritis typically occurs slowly over time as a result of overuse.

Shoulder experts

Aaron Hellem, P.T., D.P.T., OCS, SCS, C.S.C.S.

Physical Therapist

Aaron Krych, M.D.


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