Shoulder Injuries and Conditions

Top Medical Care for Shoulder Injuries at UC San Diego Sports Medicine

Shoulder pain and injuries are one of the most common reasons for visits to the sports medicine doctor. Although the causes of shoulder pain and dysfunction are varied, some of the more common causes are described below. At UC San Diego Sports Medicine, fellowship-trained sports medicine specialists can help identify the cause of your shoulder pain and formulate a treatment plan to help you get back in the game.

If you think you may have one of these diagnoses and require further evaluation or treatment, call to schedule an appointment with one of our sports medicine physicians.

Shoulder Replacement

The Center for Joint Care is the one place in San Diego where patients with degenerative joint disease or pre-arthritic conditions receive advanced comprehensive joint care. Learn more about shoulder replacement at the Center for Joint Care.

Appointments & Referrals

Sports Medicine Locations

We have locations in Hillcrest, La Jolla, Encinitas and Scripps Ranch.

Our Specialists

Meet the sports medicine team.

Foot and Ankle Surgeon is Athlete at Heart

Ahmed Sonya

Sonya Ahmed, MD, is the chief of foot and ankle surgery in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UC San Diego Health. See how this 1996 Olympic hopeful vaulted her way through medical school. Read article.

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