Rotator cuff tendonitis and tears

Treatment for tendonitis usually involves rest from the offending activity. Physical therapy can help improve the flexibility of the shoulder, which decreases the stress on the tendons and strengthens the rotator cuff and other muscles of the functional shoulder unit.

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