Dr. Daniel Romanelli, a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, is an expert at getting patients back to optimal health and performance. He offers a full range of treatment options for patients struggling with shoulder issues, from minor concerns to the most complicated diagnoses. With Dr. Romanelli, you can rest easy knowing you will always receive a comprehensive evaluation, customized treatment plan, on-site diagnostics, and prevention education on how to avoid repeated upper extremity injury in the future.
Dr. Romanelli’s expertise in shoulder arthroscopic surgery encompasses a wide array of advanced techniques tailored to treat both straightforward and complex conditions. His proficiency in minimally invasive arthroscopy allows for precise treatment of a variety of shoulder injuries with faster recovery times and reduced postoperative pain.
For rotator cuff tears, Dr. Romanelli meticulously repairs the torn tendons, restoring shoulder strength and function. His approach to labral instability and dislocation focuses on re-stabilizing the shoulder joint to prevent recurrent dislocations and improve mobility. Injuries to the bicep tendon, a common affliction in active individuals, are managed with careful attention to the unique demands of the patient’s lifestyle and activities.
SLAP tears, involving the ring of cartilage (labrum) that surrounds the shoulder socket, are addressed with advanced repair techniques to alleviate pain and regain function. When initial shoulder surgeries need revision, Dr. Romanelli’s extensive experience in revision shoulder surgery becomes pivotal. He assesses the previous intervention and applies his surgical acumen to correct and improve the outcome.
Furthermore, superior capsular reconstructions are performed on patients with irreparable rotator cuff injuries, providing a surgical alternative to restore shoulder stability and delay the progression of arthritis.
Beyond these specialized procedures, Dr. Romanelli tends to a comprehensive range of shoulder conditions. From rotator cuff tendinitis and labral tears to bursitis and the debilitating frozen shoulder, his treatments are as varied as the conditions themselves. He manages impingement syndromes, where space for shoulder movement is compromised, and addresses shoulder instability resulting from weakened or injured ligaments.
In cases of arthritis, where joint degeneration causes pain and stiffness, Dr. Romanelli employs arthroscopic techniques to clean out the joint, relieve pain, and improve range of motion. He skillfully treats fractures, ensuring bones are properly aligned and stabilized, and tackles traumatic injuries with precision and care.
Moreover, Dr. Romanelli is well-versed in repairing muscle ruptures and addressing repetitive stress injuries, providing relief to patients whose daily activities or sports endeavors have been hindered. His approach to tendon and ligament injuries, as well as nerve damage, is grounded in the latest research and surgical advancements, ensuring each patient receives the most informed care available.
For individuals suffering from work or sports-related injuries, Dr. Romanelli’s comprehensive treatment plans are designed to not only repair the injury but also to incorporate rehabilitation strategies aimed at preventing future injuries. His integrated approach ensures that patients not only recover from their current ailments but also return to their daily activities and sports with confidence and strength.
- Rotator Cuff Tears or Tendonitis
- Labral Tear